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

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Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$32 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Henley-on-Thames, Hart Street to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) 800
  2. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures Ra1
  3. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Gatwick Airport South 210 / ...

$26 - $36

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Henley on Thames to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 61.1 miles

$13 - $19

Towncar  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take a town car from Henley on Thames to London Gatwick Airport 61.1 miles

$170 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Henley on Thames to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Henley on Thames to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between Henley on Thames and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 42 miles. The road distance is 61.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Henley on Thames to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Henley on Thames to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Henley-on-Thames, Hart Street and arriving at London Gatwick Airport South via Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Henley on Thames to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Henley-on-Thames and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Twyford and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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What companies run services between Henley on Thames, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Henley on Thames to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Henley on Thames to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street), Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir), Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures, and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 3 h 23 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 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
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Henley-on-Thames, Hart Street to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Thames Travel
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Henley-on-Thames, Hart Street to Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street (opp The Blagrave Arms)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
thames-travel.co.uk
RailAir
Website
railair.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com
National Express
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Henley on Thames to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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