There are 6 ways to get from Esher to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car 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  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Esher to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport

$20 - $31

Cheapest option

Line 465 bus, bus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 465 bus from Malden Rushett, Chessington World Of Adventures to Dorking Railway Station 465
  2. Take the bus from Dorking Railway Station to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal 22

$10 - $15

4 alternative options

Line 715 bus, train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 715 bus from Esher, High Street to Friary Bus Station 715
  2. Take the train from Guildford to Gatwick Airport

$19 - $31

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Esher to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 25.7 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Esher to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 25.7 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  30 min

  1. Take a town car from Esher to London Gatwick Airport 25.7 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Esher to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Esher to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 30 min.

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The distance between Esher and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 17 miles. The road distance is 25.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Esher to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Esher to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Malden Rushett, Chessington World Of Adventures and arriving at Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal via Dorking Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Esher to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Esher and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Esher to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 17.3 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

You can take a train from Esher to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Clapham Junction in around 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Esher to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Dorking Railway Station in around 2 h 59 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Guildford to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Esher, High Street to Friary Bus Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Malden Rushett, Chessington World Of Adventures to Dorking Railway Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dorking Railway Station to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Esher to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Esher to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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