There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington by train, bus, 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

Train  •  1 h 8 min

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

$21 - $32

Cheapest option

Train, line 465 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Dorking Deepdene
  2. Take the line 465 bus from Dorking Railway Station to Hook, Mansfield Road (KT9) 465

$12 - $21

4 alternative options

Bus, line 213 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to London Sutton National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 213 bus from Sutton Head Post Office to Fairfield Bus Station 213

$15 - $16

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington 26.1 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington 26.1 miles

$5 - $9

Towncar  •  30 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Chessington 26.1 miles

$110 - $170

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington via Clapham Junction in around 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington via London Sutton, Sutton Head Post Office, Fairfield Bus Station, and Kingston Upon Thames, Eden Street in around 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Dorking Deepdene
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $11
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $13
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Dorking Railway Station to Hook, Mansfield Road (KT9)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sutton Head Post Office to Fairfield Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Chessington
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Chessington is 25 km. The road distance is 42 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 30 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs £95 - £120.

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Chessington North via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Chessington North via Sutton Head Post Office and Kingston Upon Thames, Eden Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington, including transfers.