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There are 3 ways to get from Axminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Axminster to Clapham Junction

$58 - $101

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Axminster, Trinity Square to Dorchester, South Station X51
  2. Take the train from Dorchester South to Southampton Central
  3. Take the train from Southampton Central to Horsham

$64 - $105

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Axminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 163.2 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Axminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Axminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Axminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Axminster and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Axminster and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 127 miles. The road distance is 163.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Axminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs £40 - £80.

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Axminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Axminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Axminster station.

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Axminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Clapham Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Axminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 163 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to drive from Axminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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  • Distance: 126.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

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

South Western Railway operates a train from Axminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 29 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Axminster to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Dorchester South to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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