There are 8 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hackney Central (ward) by train, subway, 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, Tube  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Highbury & Islington Underground Station Victoria

$20 - $42

Cheapest option

Train Thameslink  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge

$18 - $30

6 alternative options

Train Southern  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Hackney Central

$18 - $30

Train, line 38 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Victoria Bus Station to Dalston, Royal Oak Road 38 / ...

$19 - $38

Taxi  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hackney Central (ward) 34.5 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hackney Central (ward) 34.5 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Hackney Central (ward) 34.5 miles

$130 - $180

Uber  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hackney Central (ward) 34.5 miles

$75 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hackney Central (ward) is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hackney Central (ward) is to train and Tube which takes 49 min and costs £15 - £35.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Hackney Central (ward) is 44 km. The road distance is 55 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 49 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hackney Central (ward), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hackney Central (ward). However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Hackney Central via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

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What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Hackney Central (ward), England?

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hackney Central (ward) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 30 min. Southern also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Highbury & Islington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Hackney Central
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $6
Cash
$8 - $11
Oyster Card
$6 - $9
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hackney Central (ward)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$75 - $95
uberACCESS
$85 - $120
uberASSIST
$85 - $120
uberX
$85 - $120
uberXL
$130 - $170
UberEXEC
$170 - $240
UberLUX
$290 - $400
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hackney Central (ward)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Hackney Central (ward)
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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