There are 6 ways to get from Lewisham 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 Southern  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from New Cross Gate to Gatwick Airport

$12 - $22

Cheapest option

Line 75 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Lewisham Centre to Croydon, Fairfield Halls 75

$12 - $48

4 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$19 - $33

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lewisham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 28.3 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Lewisham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 28.3 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. Take a town car from Lewisham to London Gatwick Airport 28.3 miles

$120 - $170

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

Southern operates a train from Lewisham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $22 and the journey takes 42 min. Thameslink also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Lewisham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from New Cross Gate to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from New Cross Gate to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham Centre to Croydon, Fairfield Halls
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Lewisham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Lewisham to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lewisham and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 36 km. The road distance is 45 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lewisham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Lewisham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 42 min and costs £9 - £16.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Cross Gate and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

The train from New Cross Gate to Gatwick Airport takes 42 min including transfers and departs hourly.