There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gravesend 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 via St Pancras International  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Gravesend

$30 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Redhill Bus Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 774

$21 - $23

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gravesend

$28 - $45

Train Gatwick Express  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gravesend

$39 - $58

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gravesend 42.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gravesend 42.1 miles

$9 - $13

Towncar  •  45 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Gravesend 42.1 miles

$140 - $200

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gravesend via London St Pancras International LL and St Pancras International in around 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, London General operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gravesend once a week. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Train from London Bridge to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Train from London Victoria to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Bus operators
London General
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
londongeneral.co.uk
Bus from Redhill Bus Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
londongeneral.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Gravesend
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Gravesend is 49 km. The road distance is 67 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gravesend is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 45 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gravesend is to taxi which takes 45 min and costs £85 - £110.

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gravesend. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Gravesend via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gravesend. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and arriving at Gravesend, Garrick Street (Station) via Redhill Bus Station and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gravesend, including transfers.

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