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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Thameslink, Tube  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station Jubilee

$21 - $35

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the bus from Aldgate, Mansell Street to Barking Town Centre N15

$20 - $29

4 alternative options

Train Gatwick Express, Tube  •  1 h 7 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 - $41

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 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking is to train and Tube which costs £15 - £27 and takes 52 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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It takes approximately 52 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking. However, you can take the train to London Bridge, take the walk to London Bridge Underground Station, take the Tube to West Ham Underground Station, take the walk to West Ham, then take the train to Barking. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Barking via London Victoria and Victoria Underground Station in around 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate, Mansell Street to Barking Town Centre
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
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 - $210

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