There are 5 ways to get from Hereford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Newport (S Wales)  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Hereford to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$96 - $182

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Hereford to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Gatwick Airport South National Express / ...

$54 - $67

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 36 min

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

$90 - $166

Train, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Hereford to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Oxford
  3. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Speedwell Street (Stop S2) to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station

$106 - $146

Drive  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Hereford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 159.9 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hereford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hereford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Hereford and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 127 miles. The road distance is 159.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Hereford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hereford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Hereford and arriving at London Gatwick Airport South via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hereford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Hereford and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Newport (S Wales) and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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

You can take a train from Hereford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Newport (S Wales) and Reading in around 4 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hereford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 5 h 1 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Hereford to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $28
First Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $100
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Hereford to Reading
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hereford to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Gatwick Airport South
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $17
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Speedwell Street (Stop S2) to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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