There are 4 ways to get from Cockfosters to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by subway, train, car, car ferry or towncar

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Tube, train Gatwick Express  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the Tube from Cockfosters Underground Station to Finsbury Park Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$23 - $50

Cheapest option

Drive, Woolwich Ferry  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Cockfosters to North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier
  2. Take the Woolwich Ferry from North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier to Woolwich Ferry South Pier
  3. Drive from Woolwich Ferry South Pier to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

$17 - $25

2 alternative options

Tube, train Thameslink  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the Tube from Cockfosters Underground Station to Finsbury Park Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Gatwick Airport

$20 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take a town car from Cockfosters to London Gatwick Airport 71.3 miles

$190 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cockfosters to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive and Woolwich Ferry which costs £12 - £20 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cockfosters to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to Tube and train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs £17 - £40.

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The distance between Cockfosters and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 55 km.

It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Cockfosters to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Cockfosters to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, you can take the Tube to Finsbury Park Underground Station, take the Tube to Victoria Underground Station, take the walk to London Victoria, then take the train to Gatwick Airport. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Cockfosters to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Finsbury Park Underground Station and Finsbury Park in around 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Cockfosters Underground Station to Finsbury Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Car ferry from North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier to Woolwich Ferry South Pier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Cockfosters to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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