There are 4 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Canvey Island by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 25 min

$26 - $43

3 alternative options

Train, Tube, line 22 bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. 22

$40 - $60

Drive  •  1 h

  1. 56 miles

$12 - $18

Towncar  •  1 h

  1. 56 miles

$170 - $240

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Benfleet via London Bridge, London Bridge Underground Station, West Ham Underground Station, and West Ham in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Benfleet
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Upminster Underground Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Total Petrol Station)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to South Benfleet
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Canvey Island is 66 km. The road distance is 90 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Canvey Island is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Canvey Island is to drive which takes 1 h and costs £9 - £13.

It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Canvey Island, including transfers.