There are 4 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hastings by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Hastings

$30 - $50

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hastings 48.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hastings 48.9 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Hastings 48.9 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hastings is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hastings is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Hastings is 38 miles. The road distance is 48.9 miles.

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The train from Gatwick Airport to Hastings takes 1 h 33 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Hastings. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 33 min.

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

Southern operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hastings hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 33 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hastings
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 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
1 h 12 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Hastings
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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