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

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Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Hemel Hempstead to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$27 - $57

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Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Hemel Hempstead to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...

$18 - $24

4 alternative options

Line 301 bus, train  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 301 bus from Adeyfield, Leverstock Green Road to St Albans City Railway Station 300 / ...
  2. Take the train from St Albans City to Gatwick Airport

$27 - $37

Bus, line 170 bus, train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Adeyfield, School to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station 748 / ...
  2. Take the line 170 bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Clapham Junction Grant Road 170
  3. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport

$27 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Hemel Hempstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 62.6 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a town car from Hemel Hempstead to London Gatwick Airport 62.6 miles

$170 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hemel Hempstead and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between Hemel Hempstead and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 43 miles. The road distance is 62.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Hemel Hempstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £20 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Hemel Hempstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Hemel Hempstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £20 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £19 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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Hemel Hempstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gatwick Airport London South station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hemel Hempstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Hemel Hempstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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  • Distance: 43.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

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

You can take a train from Hemel Hempstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 1 h 13 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Hemel Hempstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 3 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Adeyfield, Leverstock Green Road to St Albans City Railway Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Adeyfield, School to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
London Buses
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 Hemel Hempstead to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Hemel Hempstead to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$170 - $250

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