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

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Train via Southampton  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Poole

£38 - £95

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Bus  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London North to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to POOLE, Dorset National Express

£13 - £18

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Poole

£56 - £118

Drive  •  2h 2m

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Broadstone Station 120 miles

£18 - £27

Towncar  •  2h 2m

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Broadstone Station 120 miles

£30 - £120

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Broadstone Station is to bus which costs £13 - £19 and takes 5h 5m.

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The fastest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Broadstone Station is to drive. Taking this option will cost £18 - £27 and takes 2h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Broadstone Station. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London North and arriving at Broadstone, Broadway via Heathrow Airport London T5 and Poole, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 5m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Broadstone Station is 85 miles. The road distance is 120 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Broadstone Station without a car is to train via Southampton which takes 3h 42m and costs £35 - £95.

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It takes approximately 3h 42m to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Broadstone Station, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Broadstone Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London North station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Broadstone Station is to train via Southampton which takes 3h 42m and costs £35 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £19 and takes 5h 5m.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Broadstone Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at POOLE, Dorset station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Broadstone Station is 120 miles. It takes approximately 2h 2m to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Broadstone Station.

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  • Distance: 84.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 42m

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Broadstone Station via Southampton Central, Poole, Poole, Barclays, and Broadstone, Broadway in around 3h 42m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Broadstone Station via Heathrow Airport London T5, POOLE, Dorset, Poole, Bus Station, and Broadstone, Broadway in around 5h 5m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Poole
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £30
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£15 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£25 - £30
Train from Clapham Junction to Poole
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £95
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £65
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £95
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 North to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to POOLE, Dorset
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Broadstone Station
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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