There are 6 ways to get from Hounslow East Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Hounslow to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport

$21 - $32

Cheapest option

Line 111 bus, line 406 bus, line 460 bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 111 bus from Hounslow East to Cromwell Road Bus Station 111
  2. Take the line 406 bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Epsom, High Street 406
  3. Take the line 460 bus from Epsom, High Street to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal 460

$13 - $18

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Gatwick Airport London National Express / ...

$17 - $21

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hounslow East Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 44.8 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Hounslow East Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 44.8 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  48 min

  1. Take a town car from Hounslow East Station to London Gatwick Airport 44.8 miles

$150 - $210

What companies run services between Hounslow East Station, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

You can take a train from Hounslow East Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Hounslow and Clapham Junction in around 1 h 18 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Hounslow East Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hounslow East to Cromwell Road Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Epsom, High Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Epsom, High Street to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hounslow East Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Hounslow East Station to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hounslow East Station and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 38 km. The road distance is 72 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hounslow East Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Hounslow East Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which takes 48 min and costs £160 - £200.

No, there is no direct train from Hounslow East Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Hounslow and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Hounslow East Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Hounslow East and arriving at Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal via Cromwell Road Bus Station and Epsom, High Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Hounslow East Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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