There are 8 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train, Tube  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Warren Street Underground Station Victoria

$18 - $39

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Bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...

$15 - $17

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Train  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL

$18 - $23

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum 32.1 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum 32.1 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  53 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Gatwick Airport to British Museum

$150 - $220

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to British Museum 32.1 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  53 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum 32.1 miles

$75 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum is to train and Tube which costs £13 - £30 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum station. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Tottenham Court Road Station New Oxford Street via Victoria Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and British Museum is 25 miles. The road distance is 32.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum without a car is to train and Tube which takes 49 min and costs £13 - £30.

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It takes approximately 49 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £13 - £18. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £13 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum is 32 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum.

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  • Distance: 25.3 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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uber.com
Pool
$75 - $95
Access
$80 - $110
Assist
$80 - $110
UberX
$80 - $110
UberXL
$110 - $160
Exec
$150 - $220
Lux
$260 - $360
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to British Museum
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to British Museum
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to British Museum
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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