How to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aldgate Station

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Recommended option

Train via London Bridge Borough High St  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge

$17 - $27

Cheapest option

Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge

$14 - $24

6 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Aldgate Underground Station Circle

$28 - $40

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aldgate Station 31.5 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aldgate Station 31.5 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  52 min

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

$160 - $220

Towncar  •  52 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Aldgate Station 31.5 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  52 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aldgate Station 31.5 miles

$100 - $140

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aldgate Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 28 min. Southern also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Aldgate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aldgate Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$100 - $140
uberACCESS
$110 - $150
uberASSIST
$110 - $150
uberX
$110 - $150
uberXL
$150 - $210
UberEXEC
$160 - $220
UberLUX
$260 - $350
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aldgate Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to Aldgate Station
Estimated price
$160 - $220
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Aldgate Station
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Aldgate Station is 40 km. The road distance is 50 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aldgate Station is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 52 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aldgate Station is to train which takes 38 min and costs £12 - £20.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

It takes approximately 38 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aldgate Station, including transfers.