There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckton by train, subway, bus, 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  •  56 min

  1. Dlr

$19 - $33

6 alternative options

Train Gatwick Express, Tube  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Dlr

$30 - $46

Train, line 474 bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. 300 / ...

$20 - $32

Train, bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. N551

$20 - $30

Drive  •  56 min

  1. 50.7 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  56 min

  1. 50.7 miles

$160 - $220

Uber  •  56 min

  1. 50.7 miles

$160 - $210

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

There is no direct connection from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckton. However, you can take the train to London Bridge, take the walk to London Bridge Underground Station, take the Tube to Canning Town Underground Station, take the walk to Canning Town DLR Station, then take the train to Beckton DLR Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckton via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Tower Hill Underground Station, and Tower Gateway DLR Station in around 1 h 11 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 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to Canning Town Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to Beckton DLR Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Beckton DLR Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Beckton, Tollgate RdWoolwich Manor Way
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate to Beckton
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckton
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$160 - $210
uberACCESS
$170 - $230
uberASSIST
$170 - $230
uberX
$170 - $230
uberXL
$240 - $330
UberEXEC
$250 - $340
UberLUX
$410 - $550
Jayride
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Beckton
Estimated price
$160 - $220

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Beckton is 43 km. The road distance is 81 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckton is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 56 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckton is to drive which takes 56 min and costs £8 - £12.

It takes approximately 56 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Beckton, including transfers.

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