There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blackfen by train, 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  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Sidcup

$25 - $39

Cheapest option

Line 119 bus, line 269 bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 119 bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Bromley North Station 119
  2. Take the line 269 bus from Bromley North Station to Sidcup Station Station Road 269

$13 - $17

4 alternative options

Train, line 132 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the line 132 bus from North Greenwich Station to Blackfen Road Westwood Lane 132

$20 - $30

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blackfen 39.5 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blackfen 39.5 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  42 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Blackfen 39.5 miles

$140 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blackfen is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 42 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blackfen is to taxi which takes 42 min and costs £140 - £170.

More details

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Blackfen is 38 km. The road distance is 63 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blackfen, including transfers.

More details

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blackfen via London Bridge, Sidcup, and Sidcup Station Station Road in around 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blackfen via East Croydon, East Croydon Rail Station, Bromley North Station, and Sidcup Station Station Road in around 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from North Greenwich Station to Blackfen Road Westwood Lane
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Bromley North Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bromley North Station to Sidcup Station Station Road
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blackfen
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Blackfen
Estimated price
$140 - $190

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.