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There are 4 ways to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  3 h 15 min

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

$49 - $69

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Bus  •  6 h 25 min

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

$35 - $55

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

$260 - $370

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The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £18 - £28 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £18 - £28 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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

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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 15 min.

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The distance between Bury St Edmunds and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 85 miles. The road distance is 114.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs £35 - £55.

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Mildenhall station.

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Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Bury St Edmunds station.

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The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs £35 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £28 - £45 and takes 6 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 84.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

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 15 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
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Mildenhall to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$260 - $370

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 115 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to drive from Bury St Edmunds to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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