There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Crawley by train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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  •  4 min

$1 - $40

4 alternative options

Bus  •  13 min

  1. 100|Fastway / ...

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. 4.3 miles

$14 - $17

Towncar  •  7 min

  1. 4.3 miles

$80 - $110

Walk  •  1 h 10 min

  1. 3.7 miles

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Crawley every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 4 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Crawley every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 13 min. Southdown PSV also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Three Bridges
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Three Bridges
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $28
Anytime Single
$24 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Crawley, Exchange Road (Kilnmead)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Southdown PSV
Website
southdownpsv.co.uk
Bus from Horley, Balcombe Road to Crawley, Town Centre East (Telford Place)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
southdownpsv.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Crawley
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Crawley
Estimated price
$80 - $110

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Crawley is 5 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Crawley is to train which costs £1 - £27 and takes 4 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Crawley is to train which takes 4 min and costs £1 - £27.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Three Bridges. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and arriving at Crawley, Exchange Road (Kilnmead). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

The train from Gatwick Airport to Three Bridges takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.