There are 6 ways to get from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Headcorn to Tonbridge
  2. Take the train from Tonbridge to Redhill

$26 - $74

Cheapest option

Line 7 bus, bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Maidstone Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Three Bridges Station 291

$23 - $28

4 alternative options

Train via London Bridge  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Headcorn to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$36 - $56

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 52.4 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 52.4 miles

$11 - $17

Towncar  •  58 min

  1. Take a town car from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport 52.4 miles

$160 - $230

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

You can take a train from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Tonbridge and Redhill in around 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Maidstone Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade, Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial, and Three Bridges Station in around 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Headcorn to Tonbridge
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Headcorn to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Tonbridge to Redhill
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Three Bridges Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Headcorn and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 55 km. The road distance is 84 km.

The cheapest way to get from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which takes 58 min and costs £100 - £130.

No, there is no direct train from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Headcorn and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Tonbridge and Redhill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt and arriving at Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal via Maidstone Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade, Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial and Three Bridges Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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