There are 4 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deal by train, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Deal

$55 - $79

3 alternative options

Train via Hastings  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Hastings
  2. Take the train from Hastings to Ashford International
  3. Take the train from Ashford International to Deal

$65 - $97

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deal 86.4 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Deal 86.4 miles

$210 - $300

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deal. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Deal via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Deal is 68 miles. The road distance is 86.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deal without a car is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deal, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deal train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deal train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Deal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deal is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deal.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deal.
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  • Distance: 68.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deal via London St Pancras International LL and St Pancras International in around 2 h 48 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Deal
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Ashford International to Deal
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Hastings
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Hastings to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Deal
Estimated price
$210 - $300

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