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There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train

  1. Take the train from Redhill to Tonbridge
  2. Take the train from Tonbridge to Aylesford

4 alternative options

Train via London

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Strood

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford

Drive

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Aylesford

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford by train

The train journey time between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Aylesford is around 2h 18m and covers a distance of around 44 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. The fastest train normally takes 1h 25m. Operated by Thameslink, First Great Western Service, Southern Service and others, the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford train service departs from Gatwick Airport and arrives in Aylesford. Typically 109 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
1h 18m
Layover time:
1h
Total time:
2h 18m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
1h 25m
Train distance:
44 miles
Trains per week:
109
Cheapest price:
£20
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:10
Last train departs at:
23:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford train schedules

Trains departing Sunday, October 24, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Aylesford via Redhill and Tonbridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 28m.

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It is 30 miles from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford. It is approximately 41.9 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford without a car is to train which takes 2h 28m and costs £19 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2h 28m to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford train services, operated by Southern Service, depart from Redhill station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, arrive at Aylesford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford is 42 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford.
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  • Distance: 29.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 28m

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford via Redhill and Tonbridge in around 2h 28m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£13 - £16
Train from London Blackfriars to Strood
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £18
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Aylesford
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
Majestic Cars UK Limited
Phone
+44 207 1276 550
Website
majestictaxis.com
Henfield Private Hire
Phone
+44 7825 794 634
Website
henfieldprivatehire.co.uk
Gatwick Cars
Phone
+44 1293 550 000
Website
taxis.gatwickairport.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Aylesford
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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