There are 9 ways to get from Liverpool to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$130 - $212

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Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to South Terminal Bus Station 200 / ...

$34 - $42

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Train, bus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Oxford
  3. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Speedwell Street (Stop S2) to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station

$118 - $162

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 247.5 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Liverpool to London Gatwick  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to London Gatwick (LGW) LPL - LGW

$40 - $258

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$124 - $350

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  4. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$107 - $357

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Clapham Junction

$93 - $222

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$134 - $305

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) station. However, there are services departing from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place and arriving at South Terminal Bus Station via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 197 miles. The road distance is 247.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Liverpool to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Liverpool to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 2 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 15 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 5 h 37 min.

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There is no direct flight from Liverpool Airport to London Gatwick Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 248 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to drive from Liverpool to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from Liverpool Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 197.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 min

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

You can take a train from Liverpool to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 2 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Heathrow Airport London T5 and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 in around 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Faro
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Venice
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Cork
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Liverpool to London Gatwick via Shannon
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Greater Anglia
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
South Western Railway
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Speedwell Street (Stop S2) to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
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 Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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