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

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Bus  •  55 min

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

$11 - $13

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Train  •  1 h 2 min

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

$20 - $31

Line 460 bus  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Epsom, High Street (Shops) 460

$11

Taxi  •  27 min

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

$100 - $130

Drive  •  27 min

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

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  27 min

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

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Cheam Broadway via Sutton Head Post Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Cheam via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cheam is 14 miles. The road distance is 20.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam without a car is to bus which takes 55 min and costs £8 - £10.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam, including transfers.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam 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 Cheam is to bus which takes 55 min and costs £8 - £10. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £15 - £24 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam.
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  • Distance: 14.2 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $10 and the journey takes 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam via Clapham Junction in around 1 h 2 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 Cheam
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
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 Epsom, High Street (Shops)
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam
Ave. Duration
27 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
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Cheam
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Sutton station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam is 21 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam.

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