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There are 5 ways to get from Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train via Newport (S Wales)  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, Merton Hotel T14 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hereford to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Reading
  4. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$96 - $172

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, Merton Hotel T14 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hereford to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  3. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gatwick Airport London South 210

$53 - $66

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, station T14 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hereford to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$89 - $159

Bus via Gloucester Green Bus Station  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Hereford, Railway Station to Gloucester, Transport Hub arrival 33
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester, Market Parade to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East 853
  3. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 177.7 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via Hereford and Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 1 min.

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The distance between Hay-on-Wye and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 143 miles. The road distance is 177.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to bus and train which takes 6 h 23 min and costs £70 - £140.

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It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to get from Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by Stagecoach in South Wales, depart from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle station.

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Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gatwick Airport London South station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 178 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to drive from Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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There are 327+ hotels available in London Gatwick Airport (LGW). Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 142.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 23 min

What companies run services between Hay-on-Wye, Wales and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

You can take a bus from Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Hereford, Merton Hotel, Hereford, and Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 7 h 1 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Hereford to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $45
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $95
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
Train from Hereford to Reading
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Bus operators
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, Merton Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach in South Wales
Bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach in South Wales
Yeomans Travel
Phone
01432356201
Email
sales@yeomanstravel.co.uk
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, Merton Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hereford to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
National Express
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hereford, Railway Station to Gloucester, Transport Hub arrival
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
Stagecoach West
Swanbrook Coaches
Phone
1452 712386
Email
enquiries@swanbrook.co.uk
Website
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester, Market Parade to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk

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