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

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Bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from Banstead to London Gatwick Airport North National Express / ...

$5 - $9

4 alternative options

Train  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Banstead to West Croydon
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport

$14 - $23

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Banstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 16.5 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Banstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 16.5 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from Banstead to London Gatwick Airport 16.5 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Banstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Banstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 20 min.

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The distance between Banstead and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 12 miles. The road distance is 16.5 miles.

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The bus from Banstead to London Gatwick Airport North takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Banstead and arriving at London Gatwick Airport North. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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Banstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Banstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 11.7 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Banstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $9 and the journey takes 20 min. Arriva UK also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Banstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via West Croydon, West Croydon Tram Stop, East Croydon Tram Stop, and East Croydon in around 44 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Banstead to West Croydon
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Banstead, Lyme Regis Road to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Banstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
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
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Banstead to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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