Oyster card and Contactless
You can pay for your Gatwick Express travel with an Oyster card or a contactless card – but if you buy online we’ll give you a 10% discount and find you the best price
Using an Oyster card on Gatwick Express
Oyster is a smartcard scheme run by Transport for London. Your Oyster card can hold pay-as-you-go credit.
You can use your Oyster card to pay for journeys on the Gatwick Express. Simply touch the card on the yellow Oyster card reader at the gates to the platform at Gatwick station or London Victoria.
Remember, you’ll get the best price when you buy your Gatwick Express ticket online.
If you have a debit or credit card or mobile phone with contactless payment, you can use it to pay for travelling on the Gatwick Express.
Touch it on the yellow Oyster reader at the gates to the platform at Gatwick station or London Victoria.
Remember, it’s cheapest to buy your Gatwick Express ticket online.
Gatwick Express app
The Gatwick Express app is just as convenient to use as an Oyster or contactless payment.
Once you’ve used it to buy your ticket, you can scan it on the reader at the gates to the platform at Gatwick station or London Victoria.
If you use our app to book Gatwick Express tickets, you can get a 10% discount.