There are 4 ways to get from Gloucester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$71 - $131

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester 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 / ...

$46 - $58

2 alternative options

Bus Oxford Bus Company  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester, Market Parade to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6) 853
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station LGW|the airline

$55

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Gloucester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 129.5 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Gloucester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £20 - £35 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gloucester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £20 - £35 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Gloucester and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 103 miles. The road distance is 129.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Gloucester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gloucester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Gloucester and arriving at London Gatwick Airport South via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gloucester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Gloucester and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 min.

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

You can take a train from Gloucester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Reading in around 3 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gloucester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 4 h 26 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gloucester to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gloucester to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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
$14 - $17
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Swanbrook Coaches
Phone
1452 712386
Email
enquiries@swanbrook.co.uk
Website
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester, Market Parade to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6)
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk

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