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There are 7 ways to get from Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

£10 - £24

Cheapest option

Train via Liverpool Street Station  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

£9 - £23

5 alternative options

Line 11 bus, train  •  1h 18m

  1. Take the line 11 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Victoria Station 11
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

£10 - £24

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 30.9 miles

£160 - £200

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 30.9 miles

£4 - £7

Shuttle  •  52 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport

£55 - £80

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport 30.9 miles

£30 - £120

Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by bus and train

The journey time between Liverpool Street Station and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is around 52 min and covers a distance of around 27 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 38 min. Operated by London Buses, Thameslink and Southern Service, the Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) service departs from Liverpool Street Station and arrives in Gatwick Airport. Typically 1028 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
52 min
Fastest journey time:
38 min
Services per week:
1028
Cheapest price:
£10
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:47
Last service departs at:
23:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus and train schedules

Departing Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Liverpool Street Station → London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
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Wearing a face mask on public transport in London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is mandatory.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to shuttle which costs £55 - £80 and takes 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Bridge and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Liverpool Street Station and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 25 miles. The road distance is 30.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 57 min and costs £10 - £25.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from London Bridge station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 31 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Map of how to get from Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 25.4 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

What companies run services between Liverpool Street Station, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

Thameslink operates a train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £12 - £16 and the journey takes 42 min. Southern Service also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
Southern Service
Phone
+44 3451 27 29 20
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £23
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£9 - £13
Anytime 1st Class
£17 - £23
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £23
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£9 - £13
Anytime 1st Class
£17 - £23
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
£160 - £200
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
£55 - £80
Towncar from Liverpool Street Station to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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