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There are 4 ways to get from Gatwick Airport to Acle by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Norwich

£60 - £106

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Acle National Express

£16 - £31

2 alternative options

Train, bus via Peterborough  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough, Railway Station to Norwich City Centre, Bus Station B / ...

£53 - £68

Drive  •  2h 43m

  1. Drive from Gatwick Airport to Acle 163.9 miles

£24 - £40

Gatwick Airport to Acle by train and bus

The journey time between Gatwick Airport and Acle is around 3h 46m and covers a distance of around 153 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 17m. Services are operated by Thameslink, Southern Service, London Buses and others. Typically 98 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 46m
Fastest journey time:
3h 17m
Services per week:
98
Cheapest price:
£60
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:19
Last service departs at:
22:36

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gatwick Airport to Acle train and bus schedules

Gatwick Airport → Acle
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Acle is 111.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gatwick Airport to Acle is to train and bus which costs £16 - £35 and takes 5h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Gatwick Airport to Acle is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2h 43m.

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The distance between Gatwick Airport and Acle is 126 miles. The road distance is 163.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Gatwick Airport to Acle without a car is to train which takes 4h 4m and costs £60 - £110.

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It takes approximately 4h 4m to get from Gatwick Airport to Acle, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gatwick Airport to Acle is 164 miles. It takes approximately 2h 43m to drive from Gatwick Airport to Acle.

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  • Distance: 126.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 4m

What companies run services between Gatwick Airport, England and Acle, England?

You can take a train from Gatwick Airport to Acle via London Bridge, London Bridge Bus Station, Liverpool Street Station, London Liverpool Street, and Norwich in around 4h 4m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
Train from Gatwick Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£45 - £60
Southern Service
Phone
+44 3451 27 29 20
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £23
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£9 - £13
Anytime 1st Class
£17 - £23
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £23
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£9 - £13
Anytime 1st Class
£17 - £23
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Acle
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
National Express

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