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

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Train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Erith to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$25 - $40

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Line 229 bus, line 269 bus, line 119 bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 229 bus from Erith Town Centre Cross Street to Sidcup 229
  2. Take the line 269 bus from Sidcup, Hatherley Crescent Sidcup Stn to Bromley North Station 269
  3. Take the line 119 bus from Bromley North Station to East Croydon Rail Station 119

$15 - $21

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 39.8 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 39.8 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  42 min

  1. Take a town car from Erith to London Gatwick Airport 39.8 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £140 - £180 and takes 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Erith and arriving at Gatwick Airport via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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The distance between Erith and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 27 miles. The road distance is 39.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £18 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Erith station.

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The best way to get from Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £18 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 229 bus and line 269 bus and line 119 bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 40 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Map of how to get from Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 26.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

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

You can take a train from Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Bridge in around 1 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Sidcup, Sidcup, Hatherley Crescent Sidcup Stn, Bromley North Station, East Croydon Rail Station, and East Croydon in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Erith Town Centre Cross Street to Sidcup
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sidcup, Hatherley Crescent Sidcup Stn to Bromley North Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bromley North Station to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Erith to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
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
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Erith to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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