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There are 11 ways to get from Brussels to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, plane, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to London Gatwick  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London Gatwick (LGW) AMS - LGW

$96 - $248

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Bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London 815 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express

$34 - $80

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Fly Brussels to London Gatwick  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London Gatwick (LGW) BRU - LGW

$185 - $511

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY) RTM - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$129 - $377

Fly Brussels to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London Heathrow (LHR) BRU - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$99 - $290

Fly Antwerp to Southend, train  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to Southend (SEN) ANR - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$123 - $455

Train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$175 - $372

Train, bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Bruges / Brugge Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bruges to London 080
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$43 - $101

Bus, bus and ferry  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Lille 328 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South

$73 - $153

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

$213 - $233

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

$68 - $99

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to fly which costs 160€ - 450€ and takes 3 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid/Midi and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Paris Nord Eurostar and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

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The distance between Brussels and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 317 km.

The best way to get from Brussels to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 5 h 32 min and costs 150€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Brussels to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Brussels to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Brussel-Zuid/Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to fly which takes 3 h 37 min and costs 160€ - 450€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 150€ - 330€ and takes 5 h 32 min, you could also bus, which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 9 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 198.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

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

Rwandair Express flies from Brussels to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London St Pancras International LL in around 5 h 32 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Brussels to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Antwerp to Southend
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $75
Premier
$75 - $90
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
Greater Anglia
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Bruges / Brugge
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bruges to London
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges to London
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
regiojet.com
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
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Brussels North to Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to London Gatwick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 1 h behind Brussels. It is currently 7:46 AM in Brussels and 6:46 AM in London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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

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British Airways and easyJet offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

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There are 309+ hotels available in London Gatwick Airport (LGW). Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs 4€ - 18€.

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