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There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 53m

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

$89 - $172

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Bus National Express  •  4h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Bridgwater National Express

$54 - $77

3 alternative options

Train via Bristol Temple Meads  •  4h 26m

  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

$86 - $165

Bus Berrys Coaches  •  6h 6m

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

Drive  •  2h 51m

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

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2h 51m.

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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 T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 50m.

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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 Taunton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 53m.

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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 3h 53m and costs £65 - £140.

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It takes approximately 3h 53m 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 3h 53m and costs £65 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 50m.

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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: 3h 53m

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 Taunton in around 3h 53m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bridgwater via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 4h 50m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
Train from Reading to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Reading to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bridgwater
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
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 T2,3
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Bridgwater
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
Megabus UK
Berrys Coaches
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Bridgwater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk

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

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

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

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