There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blandford Forum by train, 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  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Poole

$64 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus via London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to POOLE, Dorset National Express / ...

$31 - $37

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Poole, Seldown Coach Station 206 / ...

$37 - $48

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blandford Forum 118.2 miles

$25 - $40

Towncar  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Blandford Forum 118.2 miles

$270 - $370

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blandford Forum is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 12 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blandford Forum is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 12 min.

More details

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Blandford Forum is 90 miles. The road distance is 118.2 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blandford Forum, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blandford Forum. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at Blandford, The Half Moon via London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 and Poole, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 24 min.

More details

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blandford Forum via Southampton Central, Poole, and Poole Railway Station in around 4 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Blandford Forum via London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, POOLE, Dorset, and Poole, Bus Station in around 5 h 24 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to POOLE, Dorset
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Poole, Seldown Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Blandford Forum
Estimated price
$270 - $370

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Travelling Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast by boat, bus, car and train, Need to know: Jadrolinija and What are the different types of Renfe trains in Spain? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Trips from London Gatwick Airport (LGW)