There are 6 ways to get from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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  •  35 min

$14 - $50

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. 29.9 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  50 min

  1. 29.9 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  50 min

$150 - $220

Towncar  •  50 min

  1. 29.9 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  50 min

  1. 29.9 miles

$95 - $130

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 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 35 min. CrossCountry also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from City Thameslink to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $25
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$95 - $130
uberACCESS
$100 - $140
uberASSIST
$100 - $140
uberX
$100 - $140
uberXL
$140 - $200
UberEXEC
$150 - $210
UberLUX
$240 - $330
Taxi from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Towncar from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Blackfriars Station and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 40 km. The road distance is 48 km.

The cheapest way to get from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Blackfriars Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 35 min and costs £10 - £40.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Blackfriars and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

The train from London Blackfriars to Gatwick Airport takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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