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

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Train via London Kings Cross  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Doncaster to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$43 - $142

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Bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Doncaster to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to South Terminal Bus Station 200 / ...

$30 - $38

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Train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Doncaster to Stevenage
  2. Take the train from Stevenage to Gatwick Airport

$51 - $98

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Doncaster to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$111 - $179

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 210.5 miles

$45 - $65

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Doncaster to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$139 - $374

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Doncaster to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$118 - $317

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Doncaster to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  4. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$121 - $383

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The cheapest way to get from Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs £23 - £29 and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs £30 - £110 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) station. However, there are services departing from Doncaster and arriving at South Terminal Bus Station via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Doncaster and arriving at Gatwick Airport via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Doncaster and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 170 miles. The road distance is 210.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 35 min and costs £30 - £110.

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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

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Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by LNER, depart from Doncaster station.

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The best way to get from Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 2 h 35 min and costs £30 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £23 - £29 and takes 6 h 2 min.

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Map of how to get from Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 169.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 35 min

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

You can take a train from Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Kings Cross and London St Pancras International LL in around 2 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Heathrow Airport London T5 and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 in around 6 h 2 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $80
Train from Doncaster to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Doncaster to Leeds
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$23 - $35
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $75
Super Off-Peak Single
$80 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $120
Train from Doncaster to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Super Off-Peak Single
$65 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $90
Anytime Single
$80 - $100
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Doncaster to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $130
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Stevenage to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Reading
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$80 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$80 - $120
Train from Doncaster to Leeds
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $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
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Greater Anglia
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 Doncaster to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at South Terminal Bus Station.

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Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 210 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to drive from Doncaster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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British Airways offers flights from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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