Directions from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 50 min

$24 - $41

Cheapest option

Line 400 bus, bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. 400 / ...
  2. 774

$17 - $19

5 alternative options

Line 400 bus, line 466 bus, bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. 400
  2. 466

$18 - $20

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. 38.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  40 min

  1. 38.3 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  40 min

  1. 38.3 miles

$140 - $190

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 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater via Redhill Bus Station and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 2 h 55 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
Train from London Bridge to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Train from London Bridge to Dartford
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 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
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Redhill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Caterham, Douglas Brunton Day Centre
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.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 (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
londongeneral.co.uk
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Caterham, Douglas Brunton Day Centre to Addington Village Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Derry Downs, Carlton Parade to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.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
$140 - $190

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Bluewater is 43 km. The road distance is 61 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 40 min.

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

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 1 h 50 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and arriving at Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) via Redhill Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bluewater, including transfers.