There are 7 ways to get from Helston to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus to Newquay, fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Helston, Seven Stars to Redruth, Railway Station
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Gatwick (LGW) NQY - LGW

$51 - $177

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Train to Exeter, fly to London City, train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Redruth to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$135 - $404

Fly Newquay to London Heathrow, train  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Heathrow (LHR) NQY - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$215 - $521

Train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Redruth to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$171 - $328

Train South Western Railway  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Redruth to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Clapham Junction

$122 - $216

Bus  •  10 h 8 min

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

$102 - $124

Drive  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Helston to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 290.4 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Helston to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) station. However, there are services departing from Helston and arriving at South Terminal Bus Station via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 8 min.

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The distance between Helston and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 237 miles. The road distance is 290.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Helston to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 7 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Helston to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Helston to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Helston station.

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The best way to get from Helston to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 7 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 8 min.

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The quickest flight from Newquay Airport to London Gatwick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Helston 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 Helston to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 290 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to drive from Helston to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Flybe offers flights from Newquay Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

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Map of how to get from Helston to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 236.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

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

You can take a train from Helston to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Redruth, Railway Station, Redruth, London Paddington, Paddington Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 7 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Helston to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 10 h 8 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Dublin, Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Birmingham, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Cork
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Redruth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Train from Redruth to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $280
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$75 - $120
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $280
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Redruth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
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 Helston to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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

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