There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam by bus, train, taxi, 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

Bus  •  58 min

  1. National Express / ...

$11 - $17

4 alternative options

Train  •  59 min

$21 - $61

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. 20.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  27 min

  1. 20.9 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  27 min

  1. 20.9 miles

$100 - $150

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 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam via Clapham Junction in around 59 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
CrossCountry
Bus operators
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cheam is 23 km. The road distance is 33 km.

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

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

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 59 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Cheam Broadway via Sutton Head Post Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

It takes approximately 58 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cheam, including transfers.