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

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

Recommended option

Train  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$15 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stockwell to London Gatwick Airport South National Express

$14 - $16

7 alternative options

Line 148 bus, train  •  57 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 19 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 - $160

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

$60 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs £11 - £21 and takes 44 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.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 44 min to get from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

More details

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 London Gatwick Airport South via London Stockwell. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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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 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 27 min. Southern also services this route once daily. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min.

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
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
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
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 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
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 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
National Express
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
$60 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$60 - $80
uberACCESS
$70 - $100
uberASSIST
$70 - $100
uberX
$70 - $100
uberXL
$100 - $140
UberEXEC
$140 - $190
UberLUX
$230 - $320
Taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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