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There are 4 ways to get from Headington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Headington Shops to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station LGW - the airline

$37

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$44 - $107

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Headington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 80.6 miles

$17 - $25

Towncar  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take a town car from Headington to London Gatwick Airport 80.6 miles

$200 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Headington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Headington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Headington Shops and arriving at Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Headington and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 62 miles. The road distance is 80.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Headington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 10 min and costs £28.

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The bus from Headington Shops to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station takes 2 h 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Headington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by Oxford Bus Company, depart from Headington Shops station.

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The best way to get from Headington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which takes 2 h 10 min and costs £28. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £30 - £85 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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Headington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by Oxford Bus Company, arrive at Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Headington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 81 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from Headington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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  • Distance: 61.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

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

Oxford Bus Company operates a bus from Headington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $37 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Headington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square, Oxford, and Reading in around 2 h 58 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Reading
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
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
Bus operators
Oxford Bus Company
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Headington to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$200 - $290

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