There are 7 ways to get from Aldgate East to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, subway, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$13 - $24

6 alternative options

Tube, train  •  52 min

  1. Take the Tube from Aldgate East Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station District / ...
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$18 - $39

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aldgate East to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 30.2 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Aldgate East to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 30.2 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  50 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Aldgate East to London Gatwick Airport

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  50 min

  1. Take a town car from Aldgate East to London Gatwick Airport 30.2 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  50 min

  1. Take an Uber from Aldgate East to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 30.2 miles

$65 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aldgate East to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aldgate East to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 50 min.

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The distance between Aldgate East and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 25 miles. The road distance is 30.2 miles.

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The train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Bridge and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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

Thameslink operates a train from Aldgate East to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 27 min. Southern also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Aldgate East to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$65 - $85
uberACCESS
$75 - $110
uberASSIST
$75 - $110
uberX
$75 - $110
uberXL
$110 - $150
UberEXEC
$150 - $210
UberLUX
$250 - $340
Taxi from Aldgate East to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Aldgate East to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from Aldgate East to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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