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

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Bus, train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Hythe, Old Prospect Road to Folkestone Central Railway Station 10
  2. Take the train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$47 - $73

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Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Hythe, Red Lion Square to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 021 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express

$21 - $27

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Line 10 bus, train  •  3 h 22 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

$37 - $56

Line 10 bus, line 7 bus, bus  •  5 h 53 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 Chequers Bus Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 7 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Three Bridges Station 291

$36

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

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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.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Hythe to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Hythe, Red Lion Square and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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The distance between Hythe and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 55 miles. The road distance is 70.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Hythe to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs £35 - £60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Hythe to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Hythe to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hythe, Red Lion Square station.

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Hythe to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gatwick Airport London South station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hythe to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Hythe to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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There are 310+ hotels available in London Gatwick Airport (LGW). Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hythe to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 54.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

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

You can take a bus from Hythe to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals and London Victoria Coach Station in around 4 h 38 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
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $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
$18 - $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 to Folkestone Central Railway Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hythe, Old Prospect Road (War Memorial) to Ashford International Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hythe, Red Lion Square to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South
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 Chequers Bus Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Three Bridges Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
metrobus.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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