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There are 7 ways to get from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  57m

  1. Take the train from City Thameslink to Gatwick Airport

$14 - $19

Cheapest option

Line 11 bus, bus  •  2h 35m

  1. Take the line 11 bus from City of London, City Thameslink Stn Ludgate Circus to Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station 11
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...

$14 - $17

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  50m

  1. Take a taxi from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 29.9 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  50m

  1. Drive from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 29.9 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  50m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  50m

  1. Take a town car from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport 29.9 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  50m

  1. Take an Uber from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 29.9 miles

$70 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £4 - £8 and takes 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from City of London, City Thameslink Stn Ludgate Circus and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from City Thameslink and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 57m.

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The distance between Blackfriars Station and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 25 miles. The road distance is 29.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 57m and costs £10 - £15.

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The train from City Thameslink to Gatwick Airport takes 57m including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from City of London, City Thameslink Stn Ludgate Circus station.

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Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from City Thameslink station.

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The best way to get from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 57m and costs £10 - £15. Alternatively, you can line 11 bus and bus, which costs £10 - £13 and takes 2h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 24.9 miles
  • Duration: 57m

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

Thameslink operates a train from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 57m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via City of London, City Thameslink Stn Ludgate Circus, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 2h 35m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from City Thameslink to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, City Thameslink Stn Ludgate Circus to Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
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
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
National Express
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$60 - $80
Assist
$60 - $80
UberX
$60 - $80
Pool
$70 - $95
UberXL
$90 - $130
Exec
$110 - $160
Lux
$180 - $250
Taxi from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
50m
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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
50m
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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

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Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 30 miles. It takes approximately 50m to drive from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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