There are 11 ways to get from Dublin to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by plane, train, subway, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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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 - $152

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Train to Belfast (Aldergrove), fly to London Gatwick  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station
  2. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to London Gatwick (LGW) BFS - LGW

$66 - $188

Fly Dublin to London City, train  •  4 h 29 min

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

$77 - $263

Fly Dublin to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 46 min

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

$97 - $301

Fly Dublin to London Stansted, Tube, train  •  5 h 9 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

$71 - $215

Fly Dublin to London Luton, train  •  5 h 12 min

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

$58 - $210

Fly Dublin to Southend, train  •  5 h 27 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 - $373

Car ferry, train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  8 h 51 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

$205 - $311

Car ferry, train via Birmingham New Street  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Reading
  4. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$180 - $272

Bus and ferry, bus  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to London Gatwick Airport South National Express

$39 - $48

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)

$103 - $142

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 14 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to fly which costs 29€ - 140€ and takes 3 h 31 min.

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at London Gatwick Airport South via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 299.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

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
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
$55 - $340
Flights from Dublin to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
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 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
$55 - $340
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
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 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 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
CityJet
Website
cityjet.com
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 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
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Train operators
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
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $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
$15 - $23
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
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 - $230
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$90 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $230
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria to London Gatwick Airport South
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
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
$38 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $160
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$115
Passenger
$40

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