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

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Recommended option

Train Gatwick Express  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Hertford North to Finsbury Park
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$30 - $60

Cheapest option

Train Thameslink  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Hertford North to Finsbury Park
  2. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Gatwick Airport

$27 - $38

3 alternative options

Train, line 344 bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Hertford East to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 344 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Clapham Junction Station 344

$30 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Hertford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 73.4 miles

$15 - $23

Towncar  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take a town car from Hertford to London Gatwick Airport 73.4 miles

$210 - $290

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

You can take a train from Hertford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Finsbury Park, Finsbury Park Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hertford North to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Clapham Junction Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Hertford to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$210 - $290

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hertford and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 71 km. The road distance is 117 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hertford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Hertford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which takes 1 h 15 min and costs £11 - £17.

No, there is no direct train from Hertford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Hertford North and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Finsbury Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Hertford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.