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There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 24m

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

£13 - £30

Cheapest option

Train, line 465 bus  •  1h 27m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Dorking Deepdene
  2. Take the line 465 bus from Dorking station to Malden Rushett, Chessington World Of Adventures 465

£9 - £10

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures 25.3 miles

£140 - £180

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures 25.3 miles

£3 - £6

Towncar  •  28 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Chessington World of Adventures 25.3 miles

£30 - £120

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures is to taxi which costs £140 - £180 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Chessington South via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 24m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Chessington World of Adventures is 15 miles. The road distance is 25.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures without a car is to train which takes 1h 24m and costs £12 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1h 24m to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures train services, operated by Southern, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Chessington South station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures is 25 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures.

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There are 3424+ hotels available in Chessington World of Adventures. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures.
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  • Distance: 15 miles
  • Duration: 1h 24m

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures via Clapham Junction and Chessington South in around 1h 24m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Dorking Deepdene
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£6 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£11 - £16
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Dorking station to Malden Rushett, Chessington World Of Adventures
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chessington World of Adventures
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
£140 - £180
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
Majestic Cars UK Limited
Phone
+44 207 1276 550
Website
majestictaxis.com
Henfield Private Hire
Phone
+44 7825 794 634
Website
henfieldprivatehire.co.uk
Gatwick Cars
Phone
+44 1293 550 000
Website
taxis.gatwickairport.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Chessington World of Adventures
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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