How to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Finchley

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Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to East Finchley Underground Station Northern

$17 - $29

5 alternative options

Train, line 263 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Highbury & Islington
  3. Take the line 263 bus from Highbury & Islington Station to East Finchley, Fairlawn Avenue 263

$21 - $33

Taxi  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Finchley 38.2 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Finchley 38.2 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to East Finchley 38.2 miles

$130 - $190

Uber  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Finchley 38.2 miles

$120 - $160

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

There is no direct connection from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Finchley. However, you can take the train to London Bridge, take the walk to London Bridge Underground Station, then take the Tube to East Finchley Underground Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Finchley via Clapham Junction, Highbury & Islington, and Highbury & Islington Station in around 1 h 57 min.

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
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to East Finchley Underground Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Highbury & Islington
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $6
Cash
$7 - $11
Oyster Card
$5 - $8
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Highbury & Islington Station to East Finchley, Fairlawn Avenue
Ave. Duration
33 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 East Finchley
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$120 - $160
uberACCESS
$130 - $180
uberASSIST
$130 - $180
uberX
$130 - $180
uberXL
$180 - $250
UberEXEC
$190 - $260
UberLUX
$310 - $420
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Finchley
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to East Finchley
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and East Finchley is 48 km. The road distance is 61 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Finchley is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Finchley is to train and Tube which takes 55 min and costs £12 - £22.

It takes approximately 55 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Finchley, including transfers.