There are 6 ways to get from East Grinstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 400 bus via Three Bridges  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 400 bus from East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) to Three Bridges Station 400 / ...

$6 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 400 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 400 bus from East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal 400

$5 - $8

4 alternative options

Train  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from East Grinstead to East Croydon
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport

$20 - $32

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Grinstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 11.2 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from East Grinstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 11.2 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. Take a town car from East Grinstead to London Gatwick Airport 11.2 miles

$90 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Grinstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Grinstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs £23 - £29.

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The distance between East Grinstead and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 11 km. The road distance is 18 km.

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It takes approximately 35 min to get from East Grinstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) and arriving at Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from East Grinstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from East Grinstead and arriving at Gatwick Airport via East Croydon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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

Arriva UK operates a bus from East Grinstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from East Grinstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via East Croydon in around 57 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from East Grinstead to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Grinstead to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) to Three Bridges Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from East Grinstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Grinstead to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$90 - $130

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