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

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Train  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Gatwick Airport

$14 - $26

4 alternative options

Bus, line 400 bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Friary Bus Station to Redhill Bus Station 32
  2. Take the line 400 bus from Redhill Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal 400 / ...

$17 - $21

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Guildford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 36 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Guildford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 36 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  38 min

  1. Take a town car from Guildford to London Gatwick Airport 36 miles

$130 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Guildford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guildford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 38 min.

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The distance between Guildford and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 19 miles. The road distance is 36 miles.

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The train from Guildford to Gatwick Airport takes 41 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Guildford station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Friary Bus Station and arriving at Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal via Redhill Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Guildford and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Guildford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $26 and the journey takes 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Guildford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Redhill Bus Station in around 2 h 11 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Guildford to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Bus operators
Compass Travel
Phone
01903 690025
Email
office@compass-travel.co.uk
Website
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from Friary Bus Station to Redhill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
compass-travel.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Redhill Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Guildford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Jayride
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Guildford to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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