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

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains, bus  •  2 h 12 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 Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue) C10 / ...

$42 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express / ...

$29 - $39

4 alternative options

Train Thameslink, bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Bedford
  2. Take the bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (College Road) C1 / ...

$39 - $53

Train Southern, bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Take the bus from Central Railway Station to Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue) C10 / ...

$49 - $74

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

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

$19 - $29

Towncar  •  1 h 32 min

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

$220 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield University is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield University is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cranfield University is 67 miles. The road distance is 90.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield University. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue) via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

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

National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield University every 2 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
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 Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue)
Ave. Duration
38 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 Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (College Road)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport South to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Cranfield University
Estimated price
$220 - $310

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