There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Bristol Temple Meads  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bridgwater

$91 - $166

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Bus National Express  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Bridgwater National Express

$27 - $41

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Taunton

$99 - $183

Bus Berrys Coaches  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Bridgwater, Bus Station Superfast 3

$60 - $67

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater 157.1 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton

$100 - $352

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Bridgwater via Heathrow Airport London T5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Bridgwater via Reading and Bristol Temple Meads. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Bridgwater is 124 miles. The road distance is 157.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater without a car is to train which takes 4 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London South station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater is to train which takes 4 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bridgwater station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater.
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  • Distance: 123.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater via Reading and Bristol Temple Meads in around 4 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater via Heathrow Airport London T5 in around 4 h 50 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Reading to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $80
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bridgwater
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Train from Reading to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
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
CrossCountry
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Bridgwater
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Berrys Coaches
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Bridgwater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Bridgwater station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater is 157 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater.

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Flybe offers flights from London City Airport to Exeter Airport.

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