There are 10 ways to get from Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$48 - $75

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Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express

$30 - $38

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Bus, train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange 240
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$52 - $141

Drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 240.9 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow, Tube, train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$105 - $269

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$128 - $362

Fly Leeds Bradford to Southampton, train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Southampton (SOU) LBA - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Clapham Junction

$118 - $297

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  4. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$110 - $371

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Clapham Junction

$96 - $230

Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$157 - $459

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs £22 - £29 and takes 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs £35 - £60 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Bradford Interchange and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Leeds and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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The distance between Bradford and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 195 miles. The road distance is 240.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 55 min and costs £35 - £60.

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street station.

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Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by LNER, depart from Leeds station.

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The best way to get from Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 3 h 55 min and costs £35 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £22 - £29 and takes 7 h.

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Map of how to get from Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 195.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

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

You can take a train from Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Leeds, London Kings Cross, and London St Pancras International LL in around 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Victoria Coach Station in around 7 h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $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
South Western Railway
Greater Anglia
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
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 Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
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

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The quickest flight from Leeds Bradford Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 241 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to drive from Bradford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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British Airways offers flights from Leeds Bradford Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 310+ hotels available in London Gatwick Airport (LGW). Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bradford to Leeds Bradford Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 45 min and costs £4.

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