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

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Train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Preston to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$145 - $241

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Bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express

$29 - $37

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Bus, train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St X43
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$122 - $185

Bus, train CrossCountry  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St X43
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$108 - $169

Drive  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Burnley to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 266.8 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 55 min

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

$123 - $351

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 30 min

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

$109 - $274

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Burnley Manchester Road 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

$106 - $358

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  5 h 48 min

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

$92 - $223

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Southampton, train  •  6 h 23 min

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

$123 - $306

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  7 h 19 min

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

$165 - $468

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The cheapest way to get from Burnley to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs £22 - £29 and takes 8 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burnley to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burnley to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Burnley, Mechanics Institute and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 28 min.

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The distance between Burnley and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 203 miles. The road distance is 266.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Burnley to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs £110 - £190.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Burnley to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Burnley to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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The best way to get from Burnley to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs £110 - £190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £22 - £29 and takes 8 h 28 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Map of how to get from Burnley to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 203.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

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

You can take a train from Burnley to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Preston, London Euston, Euston station, Victoria station, and London Victoria in around 4 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Burnley to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St, Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 8 h 28 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
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 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
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Preston to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Reading
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Burnley Manchester Road to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Burnley Manchester Road to Bradford Interchange
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Burnley Manchester Road to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Greater Anglia
South Western Railway
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 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
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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Yes, the driving distance between Burnley to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 267 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to drive from Burnley to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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British Airways offers flights from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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