There are 8 ways to get from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by subway, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Tube, train  •  55 min

  1. Take the Tube from Kentish Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Northern
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$16 - $28

Cheapest option

Train Thameslink  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Kentish Town to Gatwick Airport

$15 - $21

6 alternative options

Train Southern  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Kentish Town West to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport

$17 - $29

Bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express

$16 - $20

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 33.6 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 33.6 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  58 min

  1. Take a town car from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport 33.6 miles

$130 - $180

Uber  •  58 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 33.6 miles

$80 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to Tube and train which costs £12 - £22 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Kentish Town and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kentish Town and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Kentish Town and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 27 miles. The road distance is 33.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to Tube and train which takes 55 min and costs £12 - £22.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Kentish Town station.

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The best way to get from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 57 min and costs £11 - £16. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £15 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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Map of how to get from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 27.4 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) once a week. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 57 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Kentish Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Kentish Town to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Kentish Town West to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $10
Oyster Card
$4 - $7
Bus operators
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 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
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$80 - $100
Access
$80 - $120
Assist
$80 - $120
UberX
$80 - $120
UberXL
$120 - $170
Exec
$160 - $230
Lux
$270 - $370
Taxi from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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
58 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Kentish Town to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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