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There are 6 ways to get from Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Grays to West Ham
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$24 - $39

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Bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Redhill Bus Station 774
  2. Take the bus from Redhill Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal 100 - Fastway / ...

$3 - $5

4 alternative options

Train, subway  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Grays to Barking
  2. Take the subway from Barking station to Victoria station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$26 - $50

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 42.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 42.6 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. Take a town car from Grays to London Gatwick Airport 42.6 miles

$140 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grays station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Greenhithe, station and arriving at Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal via Bluewater, Bus Station and Redhill Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 13 min.

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The distance between Grays and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 31 miles. The road distance is 42.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 27 min and costs £18 - £30.

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It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by London General, arrive at Bluewater, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 1 h 27 min and costs £18 - £30. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 43 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Map of how to get from Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 30.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via West Ham, West Ham station, London Bridge station, and London Bridge in around 1 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Bluewater, Bus Station and Redhill Bus Station in around 3 h 13 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Grays to West Ham
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Grays to Barking
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London General
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
londongeneral.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Redhill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
londongeneral.co.uk
Metrobus
Phone
+44 1293 449191
Email
info@metrobus.co.uk
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Redhill Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrobus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Grays to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
46 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
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Grays to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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