Travel from Greater-Manchester to London-Gatwick-Airport-LGW

Bus or train from Greater Manchester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)?

You can take a train from Greater Manchester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Irlams o' th' Height, Bolton Rd/Heights Roundabout, Salford Crescent, Manchester Piccadilly, Euston Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greater Manchester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Irlams o' th' Height, Bolton Rd/Heights Roundabout, Pendleton, Salford Shopping Ctr/Hankinson Way (Pharmacy), Manchester, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 8 h 17 min.

How to get from Greater Manchester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

ModeDurationPrice
From Greater Manchester walk to Irlams o' th' Height, Bolton Rd/Heights Roundabout, bus to Salford Crescent, train to Manchester Piccadilly, train to Euston Underground Station, Tube to London Victoria, then train to Gatwick Airport.3 h 55 min£141
From Greater Manchester walk to Irlams o' th' Height, Bolton Rd/Heights Roundabout, bus to Salford Crescent, train to Manchester Piccadilly, train to Reading, then train to Gatwick Airport.6 h 52 min£107
From Greater Manchester walk to Irlams o' th' Height, Bolton Rd/Heights Roundabout, bus to Pendleton, Salford Shopping Ctr/Hankinson Way (Pharmacy), line 50 bus to Manchester, bus to London Victoria Coach Station, then bus to Gatwick Airport London.8 h 17 min£33
From Greater Manchester drive to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).3 h 55 min£45
From Greater Manchester walk to Irlams o' th' Height, Bolton Rd/Heights Roundabout, bus to Salford Crescent, train to Manchester airport, fly to London Heathrow airport, train to Paddington Underground Station, Tube to London Victoria, then train to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).4 h 36 min£149
From Greater Manchester walk to Irlams o' th' Height, Bolton Rd/Heights Roundabout, bus to Salford Crescent, train to Manchester airport, fly to Southend airport, train to Stratford Underground Station, Tube to London Bridge, then train to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).5 h 27 min£144
From Greater Manchester walk to Irlams o' th' Height, Bolton Rd/Heights Roundabout, bus to Salford Crescent, train to Manchester Victoria, train to Leeds City Centre, Station Interchange (Leeds Railway Station Interchange), line 757 bus to Leeds Bradford airport, fly to London Heathrow airport, train to Paddington Underground Station, Tube to London Victoria, then train to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).5 h 44 min£143
From Greater Manchester walk to Irlams o' th' Height, Bolton Rd/Heights Roundabout, bus to Salford Crescent, train to Manchester airport, fly to Southampton airport, train to Clapham Junction, then train to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).5 h 38 min£91
From Greater Manchester walk to Irlams o' th' Height, Bolton Rd/Heights Roundabout, bus to Salford Crescent, train to Manchester Victoria, train to Leeds City Centre, Station Interchange (Leeds Railway Station Interchange), line 757 bus to Leeds Bradford airport, fly to Southampton airport, train to Clapham Junction, then train to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).6 h 51 min£131

How long does it take to get from Greater Manchester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)?

It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Greater Manchester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Greater Manchester and London Gatwick Airport (LGW)?

No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Irlams o' th' Height, Bolton Rd/Heights Roundabout and arriving at Gatwick Airport London via Pendleton, Salford Shopping Ctr/Hankinson Way (Pharmacy), Manchester and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 17 min.

Operators from Greater Manchester to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

OperatorPhoneWebsite
First+44 (0)1224 650100First
Northern RailNorthern Rail
Virgin West Coast Trains0344 556 5650Virgin West Coast Trains
London Underground (Tube)London Underground (Tube)
Gatwick Express+44 345 850 1530Gatwick Express
CrossCountry0344 736 9123CrossCountry
Great Western RailwayGreat Western Railway
Stagecoach Greater Manchester0871 200 22 33Stagecoach Greater Manchester
National Express+44 08717 818178National Express
British AirwaysBritish Airways
Heathrow ExpressHeathrow Express
FlybeFlybe
Greater AngliaGreater Anglia
ThameslinkThameslink
TransPennine Express+44 345 600 1671TransPennine Express
Yorkshire Tiger0344 800 4411Yorkshire Tiger
South Western Railway0345 6000 650South Western Railway
SouthernSouthern
Eastern AirwaysEastern Airways