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

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Train  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Gravesend to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$25 - $37

4 alternative options

Bus, line 119 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Gravesend, Clock Tower Harmer Street to Longfield, Railway Station 489
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Bromley South Station to East Croydon Rail Station 119 / ...

$25 - $36

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gravesend to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 41.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Gravesend to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 41.4 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  44 min

  1. Take a town car from Gravesend to London Gatwick Airport 41.4 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Gravesend to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Gravesend and arriving at Gatwick Airport via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Gravesend and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 30 miles. The road distance is 41.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Gravesend to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Gravesend to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Gravesend to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 1 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 119 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 54 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Gravesend to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 41 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Gravesend to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Map of how to get from Gravesend to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 30.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 34 min

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

You can take a train from Gravesend to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Bridge in around 1 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gravesend to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Longfield, Railway Station, Longfield, Bromley South, Bromley South Station, East Croydon Rail Station, and East Croydon in around 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gravesend to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Redroute Buses
Phone
+44 1474 353896
Email
redroutebuses@btconnect.com
Website
redroutebuses.co.uk
Bus from Gravesend, Clock Tower Harmer Street to Longfield, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
redroutebuses.co.uk
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Gravesend, Clock Tower to Longfield, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bromley South Station to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Gravesend to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Gravesend to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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