There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train Gatwick Express, Tube  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Barking Underground Station District

$20 - $42

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Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Barking Town Centre N15

$14 - $17

4 alternative options

Train Thameslink, Tube  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the Tube from Blackfriars Underground Station to Barking Underground Station District

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking 49.1 miles

$230 - $280

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking 49.1 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Barking 49.1 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Barking Town Centre via Victoria, Eccleston Bridge and Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Barking is 28 miles. The road distance is 49.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking, including transfers.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Barking Town Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking is 49 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking.

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There are 7884+ hotels available in Barking. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking.
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  • Distance: 28.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 6 min

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

You can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking via London Victoria Coach Station, Victoria, Eccleston Bridge, and Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross in around 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
47 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
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Barking Town Centre
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$230 - $280
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Barking
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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