There are 5 ways to get from Brighton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  22 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to Gatwick Airport

$12 - $35

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Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station to South Terminal Bus Station 201 / ...

$10 - $12

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brighton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 26.5 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Brighton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 26.5 miles

$5 - $9

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from Brighton to London Gatwick Airport 26.5 miles

$110 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Brighton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brighton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs £9 - £25 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Brighton and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 23 miles. The road distance is 26.5 miles.

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The train from Brighton to Gatwick Airport takes 22 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station station and arriving at South Terminal Bus Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brighton and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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

Gatwick Express operates a train from Brighton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 22 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Brighton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $12 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Brighton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Brighton and Hove Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1273 204060
Website
brightontaxis.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Brighton to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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