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

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Train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Cambridge

$44 - $94

3 alternative options

Train, line 9 bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Cambridge
  3. Take the line 9 bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Ely, Market Street (Bus Station) 9 / ...

$52 - $86

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ely 114.6 miles

$24 - $40

Towncar  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Ely 114.6 miles

$260 - $370

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ely is to drive which costs £18 - £28 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ely is to drive which costs £18 - £28 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Ely is 88 miles. The road distance is 114.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ely, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ely. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Ely via Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ely hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Ely, Market Street (Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Ely
Estimated price
$260 - $370

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