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There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cockfosters by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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Train Gatwick Express, subway  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the subway from Green Park station to Cockfosters station Piccadilly

$23 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Cockfosters N91

$15 - $16

3 alternative options

Train Thameslink, subway  •  1h 28m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Finsbury Park
  2. Take the subway from Finsbury Park station to Cockfosters station Piccadilly

$19 - $26

Drive  •  1h 15m

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cockfosters 51.4 miles

$11 - $16

Towncar  •  1h 15m

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Cockfosters 51.4 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cockfosters is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cockfosters is to train and subway which costs £17 - £35 and takes 1h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cockfosters. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Cockfosters via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 57m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cockfosters is 34 miles. The road distance is 51.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cockfosters without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 13m and costs £17 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1h 13m to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cockfosters, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cockfosters bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London South station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cockfosters bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Cockfosters station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cockfosters is 51 miles. It takes approximately 1h 15m to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cockfosters.

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There are 8775+ hotels available in Cockfosters. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cockfosters.
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  • Distance: 34.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 13m

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Cockfosters, England?

You can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cockfosters via London Victoria Coach Station, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, and Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross in around 3h 57m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park station to Cockfosters station
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Finsbury Park station to Cockfosters station
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
National Express
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Cockfosters
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Cockfosters
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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