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There are 7 ways to get from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train Great Western Railway  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$104 - $200

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Bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...

$66 - $88

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Train South Western Railway  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Clapham Junction

$67 - $106

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 199.2 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly to London City, subway  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Yeoford to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  3. Take the subway from Canning Town station to London Bridge station
  4. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$82 - $300

Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London Heathrow (LHR) EXT - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$243 - $523

Fly to Southampton, train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Southampton (SOU) EXT - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Clapham Junction

$127 - $465

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The cheapest way to get from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Cheriton Cross, Good Knight Inn and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via Exeter and Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Yeoford and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Exeter St Davids and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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The distance between Devon and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 160 miles. The road distance is 199.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 4 h 55 min and costs £75 - £160.

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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Exeter station.

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Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Exeter St Davids station.

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The best way to get from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 4 h 55 min and costs £75 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £50 - £70 and takes 6 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 159.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 55 min

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

You can take a train from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Exeter St Davids and Reading in around 4 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Exeter City Centre, Bus Station, Exeter, and Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 6 h 19 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Chambery
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Chambery
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Exeter to Southampton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $140
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
Train from Yeoford to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $11
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town station to London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Exeter to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Exeter Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gatwick Airport London South station.

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Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 199 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to drive from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Flybe offers flights from Exeter Airport to London City Airport.

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