There are 5 ways to get from Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by bus, train, night 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  •  5 h 20 min

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

$114 - $204

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Hereford to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to South Terminal Bus Station 200 / ...

$61 - $78

3 alternative options

Bus via Gloucester Green Bus Station  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Hereford, Railway Station (Railway Station entrance) to Gloucester, Bus Station Set Down 33
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester, Market Parade to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6) 853
  3. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station

$69 - $71

Bus, night train, train  •  7 h 4 min

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

$97 - $174

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

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

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) station. However, there are services departing from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle and arriving at South Terminal Bus Station via Hereford and Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 54 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 5 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 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 National Express, depart from Hereford station.

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Hay-on-Wye to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at South Terminal Bus 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 310+ hotels available in London Gatwick Airport (LGW). Prices start at $70 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: 5 h 20 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 (Country Bus Station), Hereford, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 6 h 54 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 London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Night train from Hereford to Reading
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, Merton Hotel (Country Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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 (Country Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Yeomans Travel
Bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, Merton Hotel (Country Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Bus from Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle to Hereford, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
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
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
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
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hereford, Railway Station (Railway Station entrance) to Gloucester, Bus Station Set Down
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 (Stop C6)
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk

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