There are 9 ways to get from Chester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, night train, bus, car or plane

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  •  2 h 43 min

$125 - $209

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. National Express
  2. 210 / ...

$46 - $69

7 alternative options

Night train, train  •  5 h 41 min

$114 - $185

Drive  •  3 h 54 min

  1. 229.3 miles

$45 - $75

Fly Liverpool to London Gatwick  •  6 h 38 min

  1. LPL - LGW

$46 - $271

Bus to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. MAN - LHR

$122 - $345

Bus to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. MAN - SEN

$103 - $354

Bus to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. MAN - SOU

$89 - $213

Fly Chester to Bristol, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. CEG - BRS

$172 - $338

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

You can take a train from Chester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 2 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Birmingham and Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station NatExpress in around 7 h 15 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Faro
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Venice
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Cork
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Shannon
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Chester to Bristol
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Night train from Chester to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
First Anytime Day 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 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Greater Anglia
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
South Western Railway
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Chester to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station NatExpress to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
nationalexpress.com
easyBus
Bus from Chester, Railway Station to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chester and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 293 km. The road distance is 367 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Chester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 2 h 43 min and costs £90 - £160.

No, there is no direct train from Chester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Chester and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Birmingham New Street and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 41 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Chester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Chester and arriving at South Terminal Bus Station via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station NatExpress. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Chester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.