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There are 7 ways to get from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$16 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotherhithe, Doubletree Docklands Nelson Dock Pier to Victoria, Eccleston Bridge C10
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express

$14 - $17

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station 716 / ...
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$15 - $35

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 45.6 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 45.6 miles

$9 - $15

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport 45.6 miles

$140 - $210

Uber  •  53 min

  1. Take an Uber from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 45.6 miles

$120 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £160 - £200 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Rotherhithe, Doubletree Docklands Nelson Dock Pier and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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The distance between Canary Wharf and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 25 miles. The road distance is 45.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs £12 - £22.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Rotherhithe, Doubletree Docklands Nelson Dock Pier station.

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The best way to get from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 55 min and costs £12 - £22. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £13 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 46 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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  • Distance: 25 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 42 min. Southern also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Victoria, Eccleston Bridge and London Victoria Coach Station in around 2 h 49 min.

Train operators
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
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice 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
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square South to Victoria
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Rotherhithe, Doubletree Docklands Nelson Dock Pier to Victoria, Eccleston Bridge
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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 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
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$120 - $160
Access
$130 - $190
Assist
$130 - $190
UberX
$130 - $190
UberXL
$190 - $260
Exec
$220 - $300
Lux
$350 - $490
Taxi from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Canary Wharf to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$140 - $210

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