There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Purley
  2. Take the train from Purley to Tattenham Corner

$12 - $19

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Line 460 bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Epsom Race Course 460

$8

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Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse 20.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse 20.4 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  25 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Epsom Downs Racecourse 20.4 miles

$100 - $150

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and arriving at Epsom Race Course. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Tattenham Corner via Purley. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Epsom Downs Racecourse is 11 miles. The road distance is 20.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse without a car is to train which takes 1 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse bus services, operated by Metrobus, depart from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse 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 Epsom Downs Racecourse is to train which takes 1 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 460 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 34 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Epsom Race Course station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Tattenham Corner station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse.
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  • Distance: 11.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 19 min

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Epsom Downs Racecourse, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse via Purley and Tattenham Corner in around 1 h 19 min. Alternatively, Metrobus operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Epsom Race Course
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Epsom Downs Racecourse
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse is 20 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Epsom Downs Racecourse.

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