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

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Train LNER  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Newark North Gate to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$47 - $76

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Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Lincoln to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to South Terminal Bus Station 230 / ...

$39 - $62

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Train via Peterborough  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Gatwick Airport

$61 - $98

Bus, train, line 390 bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Grantham, Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Grantham to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the line 390 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Victoria Bus Station 390
  4. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$50 - $108

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Lincoln to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 187.6 miles

$40 - $60

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No, there is no direct bus from Lincoln to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) station. However, there are services departing from Lincoln and arriving at South Terminal Bus Station via St Margaret's Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lincoln to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Lincoln Central and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Newark North Gate and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 26 min.

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The distance between Lincoln and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 145 miles. The road distance is 187.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Lincoln to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to get from Lincoln to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Lincoln to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Lincoln station.

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Lincoln to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by LNER, depart from Newark North Gate station.

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The best way to get from Lincoln to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 3 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 20 min.

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Lincoln to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at South Terminal Bus Station.

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

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Map of how to get from Lincoln to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 144.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 26 min

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

You can take a train from Lincoln to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Newark North Gate, London Kings Cross, and London St Pancras International LL in around 3 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lincoln to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station and St Margaret's Bus Station in around 6 h 20 min.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newark North Gate to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$24 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Lincoln Central to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$16 - $25
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Grantham to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Peterborough to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Lincoln Central to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $75
Anytime Single
$70 - $85
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Grantham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Lincoln to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Lincoln to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 188 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to drive from Lincoln to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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