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Train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Gatwick Airport

$49 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Mildenhall to Gatwick Airport London National Express / ...

$41 - $61

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 114.9 miles

$24 - $40

Towncar  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take a town car from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport 114.9 miles

$270 - $380

What companies run services between Bury St Edmunds, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

You can take a train from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Cambridge in around 3 h 12 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$270 - $380

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bury St Edmunds and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 135 km. The road distance is 184 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which takes 1 h 56 min and costs £18 - £27.

No, there is no direct train from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station and arriving at Gatwick Airport London via Mildenhall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.