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There are 6 ways to get from Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  3h 59m

  1. Take the train from Poole to Clapham Junction

$54 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus via Heathrow Airport London T5  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the bus from POOLE, Dorset to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...

$29 - $38

4 alternative options

Train via Southampton Central  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from Poole to Southampton Central
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Horsham

$59 - $98

Bus  •  5h 53m

  1. Take the bus from POOLE, Dorset to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...

$34 - $52

Drive  •  2h 11m

  1. Drive from Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 125.7 miles

$27 - $40

Towncar  •  2h 11m

  1. Take a town car from Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport 125.7 miles

$280 - $390

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The cheapest way to get from Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Blandford, Market Place and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via POOLE, Dorset and Heathrow Airport London T5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 19m.

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The distance between Blandford Forum and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 90 miles. The road distance is 125.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 3h 59m and costs £40 - £75.

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It takes approximately 3h 59m to get from Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from POOLE, Dorset station.

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The best way to get from Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 3h 59m and costs £40 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £22 - £30 and takes 5h 19m.

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Blandford Forum 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 Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 126 miles. It takes approximately 2h 11m to drive from Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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  • Distance: 90 miles
  • Duration: 3h 59m

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

South Western Railway operates a train from Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Poole, Bus Station, POOLE, Dorset, and Heathrow Airport London T5 in around 5h 19m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Poole to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Poole to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
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 POOLE, Dorset to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
National Express
Bus from POOLE, Dorset to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Blandford Forum to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$280 - $390

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