There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge

$18 - $26

Cheapest option

Line 197 bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 197 bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Peckham Bus Station 197

$13 - $17

5 alternative options

Train, line 47 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the line 47 bus from London Bridge Station to Deptford Bridge 47

$17 - $21

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford 30.7 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford 30.7 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  50 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Deptford 30.7 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  50 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford 30.7 miles

$70 - $95

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Deptford via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Deptford is 23 miles. The road distance is 30.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford without a car is to train which takes 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford is to train which takes 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 197 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 34 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at London Bridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford is 31 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford.
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  • Distance: 23 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 57 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from London Bridge Station to Deptford Bridge
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Peckham Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$70 - $95
Access
$75 - $110
Assist
$75 - $110
UberX
$75 - $110
UberXL
$110 - $150
Exec
$150 - $210
Lux
$250 - $340
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Deptford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Deptford
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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