There are 5 ways to get from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Lewes to Gatwick Airport

$14 - $21

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Line 166 bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 166 bus from Lewes, Bus Station to Haywards Heath, Railway Station 166

$14 - $24

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 31.7 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 31.7 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  35 min

  1. Take a town car from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport 31.7 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lewes and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Lewes and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 21 miles. The road distance is 31.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs £10 - £16.

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The train from Lewes to Gatwick Airport takes 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Southern, depart from Lewes station.

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The best way to get from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 37 min and costs £10 - £16. Alternatively, you can line 166 bus, which costs £10 - £19 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 32 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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  • Distance: 21 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

Southern operates a train from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, Compass Travel operates a bus from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 46 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Compass Travel
Phone
01903 690025
Email
office@compass-travel.co.uk
Website
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from Lewes, Bus Station to Haywards Heath, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
compass-travel.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Brighton and Hove Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1273 204060
Website
brightontaxis.com
Sussex Cars Eastbourne
Phone
+44 1323 726726
Website
726726.co.uk
Mini Bus Taxi
Phone
+44 7944 422074
Website
airporttaxieastbourne.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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