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

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Train, Tube  •  34 min

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

$18 - $39

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Bus, line 118 bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Mitcham National Express
  2. Take the line 118 bus from Mitcham, Upper Green East to Brixton 118 / ...

$13 - $14

6 alternative options

Train, line 345 bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the line 345 bus from Clapham Junction Stn Falcon Road to Brixton, Shakespeare Road 345 / ...

$17 - $24

Train  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars

$18 - $27

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton 27.8 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton 27.8 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  43 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Brixton 27.8 miles

$110 - $170

Uber  •  43 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton 27.8 miles

$65 - $85

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Brixton via Mitcham, Upper Green East. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Loughborough Junction via London Blackfriars. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Brixton is 22 miles. The road distance is 27.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton without a car is to train and Tube which takes 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 34 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton, including transfers.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton 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 Brixton is to train which takes 1 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 118 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 48 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Brixton station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at London Blackfriars station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton.
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  • Distance: 21.6 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton via London Mitcham and Mitcham, Upper Green East in around 1 h 48 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Stn Falcon Road to Brixton, Shakespeare Road
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Mitcham, Upper Green East to Brixton
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 London Mitcham
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$65 - $85
Access
$65 - $95
Assist
$65 - $95
UberX
$65 - $95
UberXL
$100 - $140
Exec
$130 - $190
Lux
$220 - $310
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Brixton
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton is 28 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brixton.

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