There are 8 ways to get from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$17 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express

$13 - $17

6 alternative options

Line 87 bus, train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 87 bus from Westminster, Parliament Square to Clapham Junction Station 87
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport

$17 - $25

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 28.9 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 28.9 miles

$6 - $9

Shuttle  •  47 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport 28.9 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  47 min

  1. Take an Uber from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 28.9 miles

$65 - $90

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Westminster, Parliament Square and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Big Ben and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 24 miles. The road distance is 28.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 16 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 29 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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There are 310+ hotels available in London Gatwick Airport (LGW). Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 24 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

Gatwick Express operates a train from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 26 min. Southern also services this route hourly. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Westminster, Parliament Square to Clapham Junction Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$65 - $90
Access
$70 - $100
Assist
$70 - $100
UberX
$70 - $100
UberXL
$100 - $140
Exec
$140 - $200
Lux
$230 - $320
Taxi from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from Big Ben to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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