There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckenham by train, tram, 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, tram  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to East Croydon
  2. Take the tram from East Croydon Tram Stop to Beckenham Junction Tram Stop Tram

$12 - $26

5 alternative options

Train, line 367 bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to East Croydon
  2. Take the line 367 bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Beckenham, Manor Road (BR3) 367

$12 - $24

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckenham 25.2 miles

$110 - $150

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckenham 25.2 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  38 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Beckenham 25.2 miles

$110 - $160

Uber  •  38 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckenham 25.2 miles

$55 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckenham is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckenham is to taxi which costs £90 - £120 and takes 38 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Beckenham is 19 miles. The road distance is 25.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckenham, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckenham.
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  • Distance: 18.5 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

There is no direct connection from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckenham. However, you can take the train to East Croydon, take the walk to East Croydon Tram Stop, then take the tram to Beckenham Junction Tram Stop. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckenham via East Croydon and East Croydon Rail Station in around 58 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Tramlink
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Tram from East Croydon Tram Stop to Beckenham Junction Tram Stop
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Beckenham, Manor Road (BR3)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckenham
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$55 - $75
Access
$65 - $90
Assist
$65 - $90
UberX
$65 - $90
UberXL
$95 - $130
Exec
$120 - $170
Lux
$190 - $270
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckenham
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Beckenham
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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