There are 6 ways to get from Hythe to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, 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  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$56 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Hythe, Kent to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London National Express

$21 - $27

4 alternative options

Line 10 bus, train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 10 bus from Hythe, Old Prospect Road (War Memorial) to Ashford International Railway Station 10 / ...
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Tonbridge
  3. Take the train from Tonbridge to Redhill

$38 - $88

Line 10 bus, line 7 bus, bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 10 bus from Hythe, Old Prospect Road (War Memorial) to Ashford International Railway Station 10 / ...
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Maidstone Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 7 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Three Bridges Station 291

$33 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

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

$15 - $22

Towncar  •  1 h 11 min

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

$190 - $270

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

You can take a train from Hythe to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Folkestone, Bus Station, Folkestone Central Railway Station, Folkestone Central, St Pancras International, and London St Pancras International LL in around 2 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hythe to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Victoria Coach Station in around 4 h 14 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Ashford International to Tonbridge
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Thameslink
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hythe, Old Prospect Road (War Memorial) to Ashford International Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hythe, Kent to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
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
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Three Bridges Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Hythe to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hythe and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 87 km. The road distance is 113 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Hythe to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Hythe, Kent and arriving at Gatwick Airport London via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Hythe to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.