There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Custom House DLR Station by train, subway, taxi, 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 Thameslink, Tube  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to Canning Town Underground Station Jubilee

$18 - $32

4 alternative options

Train Gatwick Express, Tube  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station Dlr

$29 - $45

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Custom House DLR Station 47.5 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Custom House DLR Station 47.5 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  56 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Custom House DLR Station 47.5 miles

$150 - $220

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Custom House DLR Station, England?

There is no direct connection from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Custom House DLR Station. However, you can take the train to London Bridge, take the walk to London Bridge Underground Station, take the Tube to Canning Town Underground Station, take the walk to Canning Town DLR Station, then take the train to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Custom House DLR Station via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Tower Hill Underground Station, and Tower Gateway DLR Station in around 1 h.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to Canning Town Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Tower Hill Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Tower Gateway DLR Station to Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Custom House DLR Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Custom House DLR Station
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Custom House DLR Station is 41 km. The road distance is 76 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Custom House DLR Station is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 56 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Custom House DLR Station is to train and Tube which takes 45 min and costs £13 - £24.

It takes approximately 45 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Custom House DLR Station, including transfers.