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There are 7 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$18 - $32

6 alternative options

Subway, train  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the subway from West Ham station to Victoria station District
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$21 - $43

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 47.2 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 47.2 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  57 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 47.2 miles

$150 - $210

Towncar #2  •  57 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport 47.2 miles

$150 - $210

Uber  •  57 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 47.2 miles

$130 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 57 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 26 miles. The road distance is 47.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 8 min and costs £14 - £25.

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 47 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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There are 313+ hotels available in London Gatwick Airport (LGW). Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 25.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 42 min. Southern also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$130 - $170
Access
$140 - $200
Assist
$140 - $200
UberX
$140 - $200
UberXL
$200 - $270
Exec
$220 - $310
Lux
$370 - $500
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
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
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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