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 6 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) C1 / ...

$44 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus via London Victoria Coach Station  •  4 h 16 min

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

$24 - $30

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway 230 / ...

$28 - $36

Train Thameslink, bus  •  3 h 19 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 / ...

$41 - $51

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

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) station to Cranfield University. However, there are services departing from South Terminal Bus Station 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 3 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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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield University without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield University, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield University bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at South Terminal Bus Station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield University bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield University is 91 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield University.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cranfield University.
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  • Distance: 66.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

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 hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $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
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Bus operators
Uno
Website
unobus.info
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
$6
Website
unobus.info
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
$6
Website
unobus.info
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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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