There are 9 ways to get from Exeter to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by plane, train, bus or car

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

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Fly Exeter to London Gatwick  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London Gatwick (LGW) EXT - LGW

$183 - $413

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Bus National Express  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Gatwick Airport South National Express / ...

$62 - $77

7 alternative options

Train to Newquay, fly to London Gatwick  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Par
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Gatwick (LGW) NQY - LGW

$97 - $289

Fly Exeter to London City, train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$76 - $293

Fly Exeter to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London Heathrow (LHR) EXT - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$236 - $512

Train South Western Railway  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to Clapham Junction

$65 - $97

Train Great Western Railway  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$99 - $179

Bus Berrys Coaches  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Tiverton, Bus Station to Hammersmith Bus Station Superfast 1

$75 - $82

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 183.9 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Exeter to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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The distance between Exeter and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 150 miles. The road distance is 183.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Exeter to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Exeter and arriving at London Gatwick Airport South via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Exeter to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Exeter Central and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

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Exeter to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London station.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 150.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 18 min

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

Flybe, Aer Lingus and four other airlines fly from Exeter to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 2 hours. Alternatively, South Western Railway operates a train from Exeter to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Belfast City, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,100
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Exeter to London Gatwick via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Par
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
Train from Exeter St Davids to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Par
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
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 - $23
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Gatwick Airport South
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Berrys Coaches
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Tiverton, Bus Station to Hammersmith Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk

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