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Recommended option

Train Great Western Railway  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$120 - $234

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to Heathrow Airport London National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to South Terminal Bus Station 210 / ...

$68 - $89

7 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  5 h 3 min

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

$69 - $112

Train via Reading  •  5 h 21 min

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

$108 - $200

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

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

$40 - $65

Fly Exeter to London Gatwick  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London Gatwick (LGW) EXT - LGW

$190 - $420

Train to Newquay, fly to London Gatwick  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Newquay
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Gatwick (LGW) NQY - LGW

$103 - $284

Bus to Exeter, fly to London City, Tube, train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheriton Cross, Good Knight Inn to Exeter City Centre, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  3. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
  4. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$83 - $302

Fly Exeter to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 48 min

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

$246 - $524

Questions & Answers

The distance between Devon and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 255 km. The road distance is 319 km.

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.

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

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 South Terminal Bus Station via Exeter and Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 41 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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, London Paddington, Paddington Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 4 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Exeter City Centre, Bus Station, Exeter, Heathrow Airport London, and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 6 h 41 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
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
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,100
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $180
Train from Exeter St Davids to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Exeter St Davids to Newquay
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $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
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Newquay
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Exeter to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cheriton Cross, Good Knight Inn to Exeter City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Dartline Coaches
Phone
01392 872900
Email
info@dartline-coaches.co.uk
Website
dartline-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Cheriton Cross, Good Knight Inn to Exeter City Centre, Paris Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
dartline-coaches.co.uk

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