There are 8 ways to get from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by plane, train, bus, subway or car

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Fly Exeter to London Gatwick  •  5 h 4 min

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

$189 - $419

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Bus  •  6 h 36 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 / ...

$67 - $88

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Train, line 25 bus to Newquay, fly to London Gatwick  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
  2. Take the line 25 bus from St Austell, Bus Station to Newquay, Burger King
  3. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Gatwick (LGW) NQY - LGW

$96 - $269

Bus to Exeter, fly to London City, Tube, train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheriton Cross, Good Knight Inn to Exeter City Centre, Portland House
  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

$82 - $301

Fly Exeter to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 42 min

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

$245 - $523

Train South Western Railway  •  4 h 57 min

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

$69 - $107

Train Great Western Railway  •  5 h 9 min

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

$109 - $205

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

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

$40 - $65

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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, Coach House and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via Exeter and Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 36 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 5 h 9 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 57 min and costs £50 - £85.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 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 fly which takes 5 h 4 min and costs £140 - £320. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £50 - £85 and takes 4 h 57 min, you could also bus, which costs £50 - £70 and takes 6 h 36 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: 5 h 4 min

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

Flybe, Aer Lingus and three other airlines fly from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Alternatively, South Western Railway operates a train from Devon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
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 35 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 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
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 Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
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 7 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
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Belfast City, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 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 5 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
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
Train from Exeter St Davids to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
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 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
London Underground (Tube)
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Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground 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
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
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
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cheriton Cross, Good Knight Inn to Exeter City Centre, Portland House
Ave. Duration
34 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, Portland House
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
dartline-coaches.co.uk
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
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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Exeter Airport to London Gatwick Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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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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Aer Lingus, Aurigny, British Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Exeter Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

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