Directions from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to France

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

Fly London Gatwick to Paris CDG  •  2 h

  1. LGW - CDG

$46 - $170

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. National Express / ...
  2. Ouibus

$32 - $42

10 alternative options

Fly London Gatwick to Nantes  •  1 h 57 min

  1. LGW - NTE

$41 - $164

Fly London Gatwick to Toulouse  •  2 h 14 min

  1. LGW - TLS

$38 - $158

Fly London Gatwick to Lyon  •  2 h 24 min

  1. LGW - LYS

$58 - $227

Fly London Gatwick to Nice  •  2 h 42 min

  1. LGW - NCE

$48 - $198

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Paris CDG  •  4 h 56 min

  1. LHR - CDG

$116 - $333

Train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Eurostar

$91 - $272

Train via Cité  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Est

$93 - $273

Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 9 min

  1. National Express / ...
  2. 700 / ...

$42 - $67

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 54 min

$49 - $132

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4 h 27 min

$226 - $253

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

Vueling Airlines and easyJet fly from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Paris 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Paris via London St Pancras International LL, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, and Paris Nord in around 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from London Gatwick to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from London Gatwick to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Toulouse via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Toulouse via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Gatwick to Lyon via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Thameslink
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$16
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and France is 528 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to France is to bus which costs £24 - £35 and takes 10 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to France is to fly which takes 1 h 57 min and costs £30 - £130.

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to France. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at St Michel Nd Rer B via London St. Pancras International and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to France. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Notre-Dame - Quai De Montebello via London and Gare De Bercy - Popb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 25 min.

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