There are 7 ways to get from Hastings to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Gatwick Airport

$30 - $50

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Tunbridge Wells
  2. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station to Three Bridges Station 291

$30 - $36

5 alternative options

Train via Haywards Heath  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Haywards Heath

$33 - $55

Train via Hampden Park (Sussex)  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Hampden Park (Sussex)
  2. Take the train from Hampden Park (Sussex) to Gatwick Airport

$31 - $48

Taxi  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hastings to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 50.6 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Hastings to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 50.6 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take a town car from Hastings to London Gatwick Airport 50.6 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hastings to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hastings to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hastings and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Hastings and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 38 miles. The road distance is 50.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Hastings to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 30 min and costs £25 - £40.

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The train from Hastings to Gatwick Airport takes 1 h 30 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Hastings to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 38.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

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

Southern operates a train from Hastings to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Hastings to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Hastings to Haywards Heath
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Hastings to Hampden Park (Sussex)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Hampden Park (Sussex) to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southeastern
Bus operators
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station to Three Bridges Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hastings to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Sussex Cars Eastbourne
Phone
+44 1323 726726
Website
726726.co.uk
Mini Bus Taxi
Phone
+44 7944 422074
Website
airporttaxieastbourne.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Hastings to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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