There are 7 ways to get from Barking to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by subway, train, night bus, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Tube, train Gatwick Express  •  1 h 11 min

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

$20 - $45

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Tube, bus  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the Tube from Barking Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station District / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express

$15 - $19

5 alternative options

Tube, train Thameslink  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the Tube from Barking Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station District / ...
  2. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Gatwick Airport

$18 - $24

Night bus, train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the night bus from Barking Town Centre to Aldgate N15
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$16 - $27

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 48.4 miles

$230 - $280

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Barking to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 48.4 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  52 min

  1. Take a town car from Barking to London Gatwick Airport 48.4 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barking to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barking to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 52 min.

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The distance between Barking and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 28 miles. The road distance is 48.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Barking to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to Tube and train which takes 1 h 11 min and costs £15 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Barking to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barking to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 48 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Barking to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Map of how to get from Barking to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 28.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 11 min

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

There is no direct connection from Barking to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, you can take the Tube to Victoria Underground Station, take the walk to London Victoria, then take the train to Gatwick Airport. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Barking to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Blackfriars Underground Station and London Blackfriars in around 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Barking Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Barking Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
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
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Barking Town Centre to Aldgate
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$230 - $280
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
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Barking to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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