There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Esher by train, bus, taxi, 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 2 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Esher

$20 - $31

Cheapest option

Line 460 bus, line 406 bus, bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Epsom, High Street (Shops) 460
  2. Take the line 406 bus from Epsom, Clock Tower to Kingston Upon Thames, Brook Street (KT1) 406 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Kingston Upon Thames, Brook Street (KT1) to Esher, Church Street (High Street) K3 / ...

$13 - $21

4 alternative options

Bus, line 213 bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Sutton National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 213 bus from Sutton Head Post Office to Fairfield Bus Station 213

$15 - $19

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Esher 27.1 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Esher 27.1 miles

$5 - $9

Towncar  •  32 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Esher 27.1 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Esher is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Esher is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 32 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Esher is 17 miles. The road distance is 27.1 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Esher. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at Esher, High Street via Sutton Head Post Office and Kingston Upon Thames, Eden Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Esher. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Esher via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Esher.
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  • Distance: 17.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Esher via Clapham Junction in around 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Esher via London Sutton, Sutton Head Post Office, Fairfield Bus Station, and Kingston Upon Thames, Eden Street in around 2 h 6 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sutton Head Post Office to Fairfield Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Epsom, High Street (Shops)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Epsom, Clock Tower to Kingston Upon Thames, Brook Street (KT1)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston Hall Road to Esher, Church Street (High Street)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Kingston Upon Thames, Brook Street (KT1) to Esher, Church Street (High Street)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Esher
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Esher
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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