There are 11 ways to get from Clapham Common to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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  •  4 h 47 min

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

$173 - $287

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Preston, Lancashire to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to London Gatwick Airport South National Express / ...

$56 - $72

9 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Gisburn Forest, Bowland Knott to Lancaster City Centre, Railway Station 833
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$155 - $241

Train, bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Clitheroe to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Shudehill Interchange to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M11
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$62 - $115

Drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Clapham Common to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 285.4 miles

$60 - $90

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Settle to Shipley
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$154 - $332

Line 833 bus, train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, Tube, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 833 bus from Gisburn Forest, Bowland Knott to Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange
  2. Take the train from Clitheroe to Manchester Victoria
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  4. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  5. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$132 - $367

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Clitheroe to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  4. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$115 - $376

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Southampton, train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Settle to Shipley
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Southampton (SOU) LBA - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Clapham Junction

$168 - $360

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Settle to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR
  4. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$206 - $522

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Clitheroe to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Clapham Junction

$101 - $235

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Clapham Common to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs £40 - £55 and takes 11 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Clapham Common to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs £130 - £220 and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Clapham Common and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 223 miles. The road distance is 285.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Clapham Common to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Clapham Common to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Gisburn Forest, Bowland Knott and arriving at London Gatwick Airport South via Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange (Station Hotel), Preston, Lancashire and Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 21 min.

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

You can take a train from Clapham Common to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Clapham (N Yorks), Lancaster, London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 4 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Clapham Common to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange, Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange (Station Hotel), Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand, Preston, Lancashire, and Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 in around 11 h 21 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $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
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Clitheroe to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Settle to Shipley
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Settle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Greater Anglia
South Western Railway
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Kirkby Lonsdale Coaches
Phone
01524 733 831
Email
office@kirkbylonsdalecoachhire.co.uk
Website
kirkbylonsdalecoachhire.co.uk
Bus from Gisburn Forest, Bowland Knott to Lancaster City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
kirkbylonsdalecoachhire.co.uk
Bus from Gisburn Forest, Bowland Knott to Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
kirkbylonsdalecoachhire.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Preston, Lancashire to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to London Gatwick Airport South
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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