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

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Train  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Herne Bay to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$46 - $78

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Train, line 119 bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Herne Bay to Bromley South
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Bromley South Station to East Croydon Rail Station 119 / ...

$41 - $61

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 70.8 miles

$15 - $22

Towncar  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take a town car from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport 70.8 miles

$190 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Herne Bay and arriving at Gatwick Airport via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between Herne Bay and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 58 miles. The road distance is 70.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 5 min and costs £35 - £60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Herne Bay station.

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Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Gatwick Express, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to drive from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Map of how to get from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 58.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

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

You can take a train from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Victoria in around 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Herne Bay to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Herne Bay to Bromley South
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bromley South Station to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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