There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Carshalton

$18 - $28

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Line 400 bus, line 407 bus  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 400 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Caterham Railway Station 400
  2. Take the line 407 bus from Caterham Valley (Caterham Station) to Carshalton, Pound Street 407

$8

4 alternative options

Bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Sutton National Express

$10 - $15

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton 20.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton 20.9 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Carshalton 20.9 miles

$100 - $150

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and arriving at Carshalton, Pound Street via Caterham Valley (Caterham Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Carshalton via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Carshalton is 15 miles. The road distance is 20.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton without a car is to train which takes 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton bus services, operated by Metrobus, depart from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton train services, operated by Southern, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton is to train which takes 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 57 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton bus services, operated by Abellio London, arrive at Carshalton, Pound Street station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Carshalton station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton.
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  • Distance: 14.7 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton via Clapham Junction in around 54 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $10 and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Carshalton
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Sutton
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Caterham Railway Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Abellio London
Phone
0207 788 8550
Email
customer.care@abellio.co.uk.
Website
abellio.co.uk
Bus from Caterham Valley (Caterham Station) to Carshalton, Pound Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
abellio.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Carshalton
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton is 21 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Carshalton.

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