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

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Recommended option

Tube, train  •  1 h

  1. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$18 - $31

4 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Tower Hill Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$21 - $48

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from ExCeL London to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 46 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from ExCeL London to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 46 miles

$9 - $15

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from ExCeL London to London Gatwick Airport 46 miles

$150 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from ExCeL London to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from ExCeL London to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which takes 54 min and costs £160 - £200.

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The distance between ExCeL London and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 41 km. The road distance is 74 km.

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

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

There is no direct connection from ExCeL London to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, you can take the walk to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station, take the train to Canning Town DLR Station, take the walk to Canning Town Underground Station, take the Tube to London Bridge Underground Station, take the walk to London Bridge, then take the train to Gatwick Airport. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from ExCeL London to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station, Tower Gateway DLR Station, Tower Hill Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tower Hill Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 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
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station to Tower Gateway DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from ExCeL London to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
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
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from ExCeL London to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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