There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield by train, bus, 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 Virgin West Coast Trains, bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central
  3. Take the bus from Central Railway Station to Cranfield, War Memorial C1 / ...

$53 - $104

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to Milton Keynes Coachway National Express / ...

$31 - $42

4 alternative options

Train Thameslink, bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Bedford
  2. Take the bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Cranfield, War Memorial C1 / ...

$42 - $56

Train Southern, bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Take the bus from Central Railway Station to Cranfield, War Memorial C1 / ...

$50 - $80

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield 90.9 miles

$19 - $29

Towncar  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Cranfield 90.9 miles

$240 - $330

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

National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield every 4 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Central Railway Station to Cranfield, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Cranfield, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Cranfield, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Cranfield
Estimated price
$240 - $330

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield?

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cranfield is 106 km. The road distance is 145 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield?

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield?

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield is to drive which takes 1 h 32 min and costs £14 - £21.

Is there a direct bus between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cranfield?

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Cranfield, War Memorial via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

How long does it take to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield?

It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield, including transfers.

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