There are 4 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Didcot by train, bus, 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  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading

$38 - $68

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) OXF|the airline

$40 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Didcot 80.7 miles

$17 - $25

Towncar  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Didcot 80.7 miles

$210 - $290

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Didcot hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, Oxford Bus Company operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Didcot hourly. Tickets cost $38 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Bus operators
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Didcot
Estimated price
$210 - $290

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Didcot is 90 km. The road distance is 129 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Didcot is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Didcot is to drive which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £13 - £19.

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Didcot. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Didcot Parkway via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Didcot. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station and arriving at Didcot, Parkway Station via Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H3). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Didcot, including transfers.

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