There are 5 ways to get from Axminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h

$59 - $90

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. X51

$66 - $111

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. 163.2 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 39 min

  1. EXT - LGW

$196 - $432

Train, fly to London City  •  5 h 4 min

  1. EXT - LCY

$89 - $314

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) hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 29 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,100
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Dorchester South to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Axminster to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Horsham
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Axminster and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 203 km. The road distance is 261 km.

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.

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

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.

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