There are 5 ways to get from Ely to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train via London St Pancras International LL  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Ely to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$43 - $59

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Train  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Gatwick Airport

$43 - $91

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Ely, Market Street (Bus Station) to Drummer St Bus Station 12 / ...
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Tottenham Hale
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$54 - $93

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Ely to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 112.2 miles

$24 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take a town car from Ely to London Gatwick Airport 112.2 miles

$260 - $370

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No, there is no direct train from Ely to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Ely and arriving at Gatwick Airport via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

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The distance between Ely and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 88 miles. The road distance is 112.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Ely to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Ely to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Ely to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Ely station.

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Ely to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ely to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 112 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Ely to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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There are 310+ hotels available in London Gatwick Airport (LGW). Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ely to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 88.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 23 min

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

You can take a train from Ely to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Kings Cross and London St Pancras International LL in around 2 h 23 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Ely to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ely, Market Street (Bus Station) to Drummer St Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Ely to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$260 - $370

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