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Fly Dublin to London Gatwick  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Gatwick (LGW) DUB - LGW

$33 - $153

9 alternative options

Bus to Belfast (Aldergrove), fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
  2. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to London Gatwick (LGW) BFS - LGW

$48 - $165

Fly Dublin to London City, train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London City (LCY) DUB - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$77 - $265

Fly Dublin to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 41 min

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

$100 - $307

Fly Dublin to London Stansted, Tube, train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Stansted (STN) DUB - STN
  2. Take the Tube from Tottenham Hale Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$73 - $222

Fly Dublin to London Luton, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Luton (LTN) DUB - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Gatwick Airport

$59 - $211

Fly Dublin to Southend, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Southend (SEN) DUB - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$106 - $376

Car ferry, train  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$207 - $327

Bus and ferry, bus  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station NatExpress to South Terminal Bus Station 210 / ...

$56 - $81

Car ferry, drive  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

$104 - $143

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

Aer Lingus, Ryanair and British Airways fly from Dublin to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 2 hours.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Dublin to London City via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Dublin to London City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Dublin to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $210
Flights from Dublin to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Flights from Dublin to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Flights from Dublin to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
CityJet
Website
cityjet.com
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dublin to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
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
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
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
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
London Underground (Tube)
Greater Anglia
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station NatExpress to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$39 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $43
car
$117
Passenger
$41

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dublin and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 480 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to fly which costs 28€ - 140€ and takes 3 h 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Dublin to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to fly which takes 3 h 31 min and costs 28€ - 140€.

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at South Terminal Bus Station via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station NatExpress. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Dublin to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.