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There are 8 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the subway from Victoria station to Barbican station Circle

$19 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, Eccleston Bridge to City of London, Ludgate Circus 11 / ...

$14 - $27

6 alternative options

Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Farringdon

$14 - $19

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station 32 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station 32 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  53 min

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

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Barbican Station 32 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  53 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station 32 miles

$90 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at City of London, Ludgate Circus via Victoria, Eccleston Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Farringdon. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Barbican Station is 25 miles. The road distance is 32 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station without a car is to train and subway which takes 55 min and costs £14 - £30.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London South station.

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

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station is to train which takes 58 min and costs £11 - £15. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £21 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station.
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  • Distance: 25.4 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station via London Victoria Coach Station, Victoria, Eccleston Bridge, and City of London, Ludgate Circus in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
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 Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to City of London, Ludgate Circus
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $120
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uber.com
Pool
$90 - $120
Access
$95 - $140
Assist
$95 - $140
UberX
$95 - $140
UberXL
$140 - $190
Exec
$150 - $210
Lux
$250 - $340
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to Barbican Station
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Barbican Station
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at City of London, Ludgate Circus station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station is 32 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barbican Station.

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There are 8718+ hotels available in Barbican Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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