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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 43m

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

$25 - $41

Cheapest option

Line 7 bus, bus  •  4h 8m

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

$6 - $11

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2h 9m

  1. Take the train from Headcorn to Tonbridge
  2. Take the train from Tonbridge to Redhill
  3. Take the bus from Redhill Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal 400 / ...

$25 - $38

Taxi  •  58m

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

$140 - $170

Drive  •  58m

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

$11 - $17

Towncar  •  58m

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

$160 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to line 7 bus and bus which costs £4 - £9 and takes 4h 8m.

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

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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 1h 43m.

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The distance between Headcorn and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 34 miles. The road distance is 52.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 1h 43m and costs £19 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1h 43m to get from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 1h 43m and costs £19 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 7 bus and bus, which costs £4 - £9 and takes 4h 8m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 52 miles. It takes approximately 58m to drive from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Map of how to get from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 34.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 43m

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 1h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Maidstone, Royal Star Arcade, Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial, Three Bridges Station, and Three Bridges in around 4h 8m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Metrobus
Phone
+44 1293 449191
Email
info@metrobus.co.uk
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Redhill Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Three Bridges Station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrobus.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone, Royal Star Arcade to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
58m
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.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
58m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Headcorn to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$160 - $220

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