There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford

$14 - $26

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Bus, line 32 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Reigate, Bell Street (Bancroft Road) 422 / ...
  2. Take the line 32 bus from Reigate, Bell Street (Bancroft Road) to Friary Bus Station 32

$15 - $18

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford 36.7 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford 36.7 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  38 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Guildford 36.7 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford is to train which costs £10 - £20 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford station. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and arriving at Friary Bus Station via Reigate, Bell Street (Bancroft Road). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Guildford. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Guildford is 19 miles. The road distance is 36.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs £10 - £20.

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The train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford bus services, operated by Southdown PSV, depart from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford is to train which takes 38 min and costs £10 - £20. Alternatively, you can bus and line 32 bus, which costs £11 - £15 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford.
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  • Distance: 18.8 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $26 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford via Reigate, Bell Street (Bancroft Road) in around 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Bus operators
Southdown PSV
Website
southdown.net
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Reigate, Bell Street (Bancroft Road)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
southdown.net
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Reigate, Bell Street (Bancroft Road)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Compass Travel
Phone
01903 690025
Email
office@compass-travel.co.uk
Website
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from Reigate, Bell Street (Bancroft Road) to Friary Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
compass-travel.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Guildford
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford bus services, operated by Compass Travel, arrive at Friary Bus Station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Guildford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford is 37 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Guildford.

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