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

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Train  •  2 h 1 min

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

$23 - $35

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Train via Dartford, Home Gardens  •  1 h 57 min

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

$25 - $36

Bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Redhill Bus Station 100 - Fastway / ...
  2. Take the bus from Redhill Bus Station to Bluewater, Bus Station 774

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater 38.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater 38.3 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  40 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Bluewater 38.3 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater station. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and arriving at Bluewater, Bus Station via Redhill Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Stone Crossing via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Bluewater is 27 miles. The road distance is 38.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater without a car is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs £17 - £27.

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater bus services, operated by Metrobus, depart from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs £17 - £27. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater.
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  • Distance: 27.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater via London Bridge and Stone Crossing in around 2 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater via Redhill Bus Station and Bluewater, Bus Station in around 3 h 6 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Dartford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Train from London Bridge to Dartford
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Bus operators
Metrobus
Phone
+44 1293 449191
Email
info@metrobus.co.uk
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Redhill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
metrobus.co.uk
London General
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
londongeneral.co.uk
Bus from Redhill Bus Station to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
londongeneral.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Bluewater
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater bus services, operated by London General, arrive at Bluewater, Bus Station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Stone Crossing station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater is 38 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater.

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