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

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Train  •  1 h 22 min

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

$22 - $34

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Bus, line 216 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Sutton
  2. Take the bus from Sutton Head Post Office to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston X26
  3. Take the line 216 bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Ashford Common, Napier Road 216

$17 - $18

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 200 / ...

$18 - $20

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton 37.6 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton 37.6 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  42 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Charlton 37.6 miles

$130 - $190

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) station to Charlton. However, there are services departing from South Terminal Bus Station and arriving at Ashford Common, Norman Road via Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Upper Halliford via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Charlton is 22 miles. The road distance is 37.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton without a car is to train which takes 1 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at South Terminal Bus Station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton 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 Charlton is to train which takes 1 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 50 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Upper Halliford station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton.
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  • Distance: 21.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 22 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton via Clapham Junction in around 1 h 22 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
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 South Terminal Bus Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
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
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sutton Head Post Office to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Ashford Common, Napier Road
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Charlton
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton is 38 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Charlton.

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