Directions from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 4 min

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

$48 - $84

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 022 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London National Express

$24 - $31

3 alternative options

Train, line 119 bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Chestfield & Swalecliffe to Bromley South
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Bromley South Station to East Croydon Rail Station 119

$41 - $91

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

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 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Canterbury, Bus Station, Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop), Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 5 h 21 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Herne Bay to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 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 Chestfield & Swalecliffe to Bromley South
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 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
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Herne Bay and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 93 km. The road distance is 113 km.

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.

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

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 4 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Herne Bay, Fire Station and arriving at Gatwick Airport London via Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 21 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Herne Bay to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.