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There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train Southeastern  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gillingham (Kent)

$35 - $63

Cheapest option

Line 119 bus, train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 119 bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Bromley South Station 119
  2. Take the train from Bromley South to Gillingham (Kent)

$28 - $38

5 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gillingham (Kent)

$29 - $49

Bus, line 7 bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Three Bridges Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 291
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone, The Cannon 7 / ...

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham 50.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham 50.4 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Gillingham 50.4 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Gillingham (Kent) via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Gillingham is 35 miles. The road distance is 50.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham without a car is to train which takes 1 h 34 min and costs £26 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham train services, operated by Gatwick Express, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham is to train which takes 1 h 34 min and costs £26 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus and line 7 bus, which costs and takes 4 h 16 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Gillingham (Kent) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham is 50 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham.
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  • Distance: 34.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 34 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham via London Victoria in around 1 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham via Three Bridges, Three Bridges Station, Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial, Maidstone, The Cannon, and Maidstone, Pudding Lane in around 4 h 16 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Train from Bromley South to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Train from London Bridge to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Bromley South Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Metrobus
Phone
+44 1293 449191
Email
info@metrobus.co.uk
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Three Bridges Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrobus.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone, The Cannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gillingham
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$130 - $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
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Gillingham
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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