There are 9 ways to get from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$15 - $21

Cheapest option

Bus, line 80 bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Elephant & Castle Station to London Road Morden Station
  2. Take the line 80 bus from London Road Morden Station to Sutton Station 80 / ...
  3. Take the bus from London Sutton to Gatwick Airport London South

$12 - $13

7 alternative options

Line 148 bus, train  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 148 bus from Elephant & Castle, Heygate Street to Victoria, Grosvenor Gardens (SW1) 148
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$18 - $43

Line 35 bus, train  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 35 bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Clapham Junction Stn Falcon Road 35
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport

$17 - $25

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 28 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 28 miles

$6 - $9

Shuttle  •  45 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport

$150 - $220

Towncar  •  45 min

  1. Take a town car from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport 28 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  45 min

  1. Take an Uber from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 28 miles

$65 - $85

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Elephant & Castle Station station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Elephant & Castle Station and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via London Road Morden Station and London Sutton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between Elephant & Castle Station and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 24 miles. The road distance is 28 miles.

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The best way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Elephant & Castle Station.

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The best way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 80 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 59 min.

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Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gatwick Airport London South station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 28 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Map of how to get from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 23.6 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between Elephant & Castle Station, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

Thameslink operates a train from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Road Morden Station, Sutton Station, and London Sutton in around 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle, Heygate Street to Victoria, Grosvenor Gardens (SW1)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Clapham Junction Stn Falcon Road
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle Station to London Road Morden Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from London Road Morden Station to Sutton Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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 London Sutton to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$65 - $85
Access
$70 - $100
Assist
$70 - $100
UberX
$70 - $100
UberXL
$100 - $140
Exec
$130 - $190
Lux
$230 - $310
Taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Towncar from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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