There are 3 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Henley on Thames by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train, line 800 bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the line 800 bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to Henley-on-Thames, Bell Street (Post Office) 800 / ...

$32 - $56

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Henley on Thames 62.1 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Henley on Thames 62.1 miles

$170 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Henley on Thames is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Henley on Thames is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Henley on Thames is 42 miles. The road distance is 62.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Henley on Thames, including transfers.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Henley on Thames without a car is to train and line 800 bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £25 - £45.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Henley on Thames.
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  • Distance: 41.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Henley on Thames, England?

There is no direct connection from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Henley on Thames. However, you can take the train to Reading, take the walk to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street), then take the line 800 bus to Henley-on-Thames, Bell Street (Post Office). Alternatively, you can take the drive to Henley on Thames.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to Henley-on-Thames, Bell Street (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Henley on Thames
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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