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There are 5 ways to get from Croydon to City Place Gatwick by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train via Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal  •  20m

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport

£9 - £14

Cheapest option

Line 405 bus, line 400 bus  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the line 405 bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Redhill Bus Station 405
  2. Take the line 400 bus from Redhill Bus Station to Manor Royal, City Place 400 / ...

£2 - £3

3 alternative options

Train  •  31m

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport

£7 - £11

Taxi  •  30m

  1. Take a taxi from Croydon to City Place Gatwick 21.5 miles

£55 - £70

Drive  •  30m

  1. Drive from Croydon to City Place Gatwick 21.5 miles

£3 - £6

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The cheapest way to get from Croydon to City Place Gatwick is to line 405 bus and line 400 bus which costs £2 - £3 and takes 1h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to City Place Gatwick is to train via Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal which costs £9 - £14 and takes 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Croydon station to City Place Gatwick. However, there are services departing from West Croydon Bus Station and arriving at Manor Royal, City Place via Redhill Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 51m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14m.

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The distance between Croydon and City Place Gatwick is 17 miles. The road distance is 21.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Croydon to City Place Gatwick without a car is to train via Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal which takes 20m and costs £9 - £14.

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It takes approximately 20m to get from Croydon to City Place Gatwick, including transfers.

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Croydon to City Place Gatwick bus services, operated by Go Ahead London, arrive at West Croydon Bus Station.

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Croydon to City Place Gatwick train services, operated by Southern, depart from East Croydon station.

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The best way to get from Croydon to City Place Gatwick is to train via Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal which takes 20m and costs £9 - £14. Alternatively, you can line 405 bus and line 400 bus, which costs £2 - £3 and takes 1h 51m.

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Map of how to get from Croydon to City Place Gatwick.
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  • Distance: 16.8 miles
  • Duration: 20m

What companies run services between Croydon, England and City Place Gatwick, England?

Southern operates a train from Croydon to City Place Gatwick every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £7 - £11 and the journey takes 14m. Thameslink also services this route every 15 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Croydon to City Place Gatwick via Redhill Bus Station and Manor Royal, City Place in around 1h 51m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Redhill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Go Ahead London
Metrobus
Phone
+44 1293 449191
Email
info@metrobus.co.uk
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Redhill Bus Station to Manor Royal, City Place
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Metrobus
Other operators
Taxi from Croydon to City Place Gatwick
Ave. Duration
30m
Estimated price
£55 - £70
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com
Wimbledon Minicabs
Phone
+44 0 8946 9292
Website
wimbledon-minicabs.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk

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Croydon to City Place Gatwick bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Manor Royal, City Place station.

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Croydon to City Place Gatwick train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Croydon to City Place Gatwick is 22 miles. It takes approximately 30m to drive from Croydon to City Place Gatwick.

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There are 371+ hotels available in City Place Gatwick. Prices start at £62 per night.

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