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Recommended option

Tube, train  •  42 min

  1. Victoria

$19 - $44

Cheapest option

Train  •  49 min

$15 - $20

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. 31.2 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  54 min

  1. 31.2 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  54 min

$150 - $220

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. 31.2 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  54 min

  1. 31.2 miles

$95 - $130

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

Thameslink operates a train from King's Cross Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King's Cross Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$95 - $130
uberACCESS
$100 - $150
uberASSIST
$100 - $150
uberX
$100 - $150
uberXL
$150 - $210
UberEXEC
$150 - $220
UberLUX
$250 - $340
Taxi from King's Cross Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
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
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from King's Cross Station to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Towncar from King's Cross Station to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between King's Cross Station and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 42 km. The road distance is 50 km.

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 54 min.

The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to Tube and train which takes 42 min and costs £14 - £35.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International LL and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

It takes approximately 42 min to get from King's Cross Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.