There are 7 ways to get from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$35 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Strood, Canal Road to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 700|Sapphire
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Redhill Bus Station 774

$23 - $25

5 alternative options

Train via St Pancras International  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$34 - $46

Train Thameslink  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Gatwick Airport

$30 - $39

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 45.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 45.3 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to London Gatwick Airport 45.3 miles

$150 - $210

What companies run services between City of Rochester-upon-Medway, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

You can take a train from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Rochester and London Victoria in around 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Strood, Canal Road, Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre), and Redhill Bus Station in around 3 h 33 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Rochester to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Train from Strood to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Thameslink
Website
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
Train from Strood to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Strood, Canal Road to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
London General
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
londongeneral.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Redhill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
londongeneral.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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Questions & Answers

The distance between City of Rochester-upon-Medway and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 53 km. The road distance is 72 km.

The cheapest way to get from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 47 min.

The quickest way to get from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs £90 - £110.

No, there is no direct train from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Rochester and arriving at Gatwick Airport via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

No, there is no direct bus from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Strood, Canal Road and arriving at Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) and Redhill Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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