There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Ham by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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Train Gatwick Express, Tube  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to East Ham Underground Station District

$20 - $42

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Bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to East Ham, Newham Town Hall N15

$14 - $17

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Train Thameslink, Tube  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the Tube from Blackfriars Underground Station to East Ham Underground Station District

$17 - $24

Train, line 238 bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the line 238 bus from Stratford Bus Station to East Ham, Newham Town Hall 104 / ...

$22 - $34

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Ham 50.5 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  56 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to East Ham 50.5 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Ham. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at East Ham, Newham Town Hall via Victoria, Eccleston Bridge and Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and East Ham is 28 miles. The road distance is 50.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Ham without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Ham, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Ham bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London South station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Ham bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at East Ham, Newham Town Hall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Ham is 50 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Ham.

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There are 7991+ hotels available in East Ham. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Ham.
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  • Distance: 27.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

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

You can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Ham via London Victoria Coach Station, Victoria, Eccleston Bridge, and Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross in around 3 h 8 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to East Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars Underground Station to East Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $7
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$7 - $10
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to East Ham, Newham Town Hall
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to East Ham, Newham Town Hall
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to East Ham
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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