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

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Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Falmer to Brighton
  2. Take the train from Brighton to Gatwick Airport

$14 - $38

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Bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Brighton, St Peter's Church (Trafalgar Street) to Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way) 271 / ...

$18

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 27.3 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 27.3 miles

$5 - $9

Towncar  •  30 min

  1. Take a town car from Falmer to London Gatwick Airport 27.3 miles

$110 - $170

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No, there is no direct bus from Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Falmer, Amex Stadium and arriving at Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal via Brighton, St Peter's Church (Trafalgar Street) and Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Falmer and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Brighton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Falmer and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 21 miles. The road distance is 27.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by Metrobus, depart from Brighton, St Peter's Church (Trafalgar Street) station.

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

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The best way to get from Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 27 min.

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Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way).

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

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Map of how to get from Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

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

You can take a train from Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Brighton in around 40 min. Alternatively, Metrobus operates a bus from Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Brighton, St Peter's Church (Trafalgar Street) to Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Brighton and Hove Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1273 204060
Website
brightontaxis.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Falmer to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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Yes, the driving distance between Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 27 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Falmer to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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