There are 10 ways to get from Caen to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, plane, bus, car, car ferry or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train to Paris CDG, fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Paris St Lazare
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Gatwick (LGW) CDG - LGW

$81 - $228

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Caen to London Ouibus
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$47 - $83

8 alternative options

Fly Caen to London Gatwick  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Caen (CFR) to London Gatwick (LGW) CFR - LGW

$92 - $402

Train, train to Nantes, fly to London Gatwick  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Le Mans
  2. Take the train from Le Mans to Nantes
  3. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to London Gatwick (LGW) NTE - LGW

$106 - $262

Fly Caen to Southend, train  •  5 h 21 min

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

$69 - $705

Train to Paris CDG, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Paris St Lazare
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR) CDG - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$147 - $392

Train to Paris Orly, fly to London City, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Paris St Lazare
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to London City (LCY) ORY - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$164 - $1,508

Train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Paris St Lazare Ic
  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

$129 - $316

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Caen to Dieppe
  2. Take the car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
  3. Drive from Newhaven Ferry Port to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

$48 - $128

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4 h 52 min

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

$234 - $262

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Caen to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus and train which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 10 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caen to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive and Eurotunnel which takes 4 h 52 min and costs 200€ - 230€.

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The distance between Caen and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 220 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Caen to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Caen to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Caen and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Haussmann St Lazare, Paris Nord Eurostar and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 19 min.

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

Chalair Aviation, easyJet and eight other airlines fly from Caen to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Caen to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Paris St Lazare, Haussmann St Lazare, Magenta, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London St Pancras International LL in around 6 h 19 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Caen to London Gatwick via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Caen to London Gatwick via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Caen to London Gatwick via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Caen to London Gatwick via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Caen to London Gatwick via Marseille
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Caen to London Gatwick via Southend, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Caen to London Gatwick via Nantes, Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Caen to London Gatwick via Southend, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Caen to London Gatwick via Southend, Jersey
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Nantes to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Caen to London Gatwick via Southend, Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Caen to London Gatwick via Lyon, Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Caen to London Gatwick via Southend, Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Caen to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Caen to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Caen to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Le Mans to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $75
Greater Anglia
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurostar
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$16
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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