There are 9 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Great Portland Street Underground Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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 Gatwick Express  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

$17 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Victoria National Express / ...

$15 - $18

7 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Farringdon

$16 - $22

Train, Tube  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Great Portland Street Underground Station Circle

$18 - $39

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Great Portland Street Underground Station 33 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Great Portland Street Underground Station 33 miles

$7 - $11

Shuttle  •  54 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Gatwick Airport to Great Portland Street Underground Station

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Great Portland Street Underground Station 33 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  54 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Great Portland Street Underground Station 33 miles

$70 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Great Portland Street Underground Station is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Great Portland Street Underground Station is to train which costs £13 - £30 and takes 37 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Great Portland Street Underground Station is 26 miles. The road distance is 33 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 37 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Great Portland Street Underground Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Great Portland Street Underground Station. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at Great Portland Street via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station and Marble Arch, Portman Street Selfridges. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Great Portland Street Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 25.5 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Great Portland Street Underground Station, England?

Gatwick Express operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Great Portland Street Underground Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 26 min. Southern also services this route every 2 hours. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Great Portland Street Underground Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Great Portland Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$70 - $100
Access
$85 - $120
Assist
$85 - $120
UberX
$85 - $120
UberXL
$120 - $170
Exec
$150 - $220
Lux
$250 - $350
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Great Portland Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to Great Portland Street Underground Station
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Great Portland Street Underground Station
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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