There are 5 ways to get from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, 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  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Lewes to Gatwick Airport

$14 - $21

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Lewes Post Office (Watergate Lane) to Brighton, Old Steine (War Memorial) 28|the Regency Route / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brighton to Gatwick Airport London National Express / ...

$14 - $16

Taxi  •  35 min

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

$85 - $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

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, you can take a bus from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Brighton, Old Steine (War Memorial) and Brighton in around 1 h 52 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Lewes Post Office (Watergate Lane) to Brighton, Old Steine (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$85 - $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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lewes and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 34 km. The road distance is 51 km.

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

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Lewes to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Lewes Post Office (Watergate Lane) and arriving at Gatwick Airport London via Brighton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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