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

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Train  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Finsbury Park
  2. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City

$26 - $36

3 alternative options

Train, line 300 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to St Albans City
  2. Take the line 300 bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Welwyn, St Mary's Church 300 / ...

$28 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hertfordshire 77.1 miles

$16 - $24

Towncar  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Hertfordshire 77.1 miles

$200 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hertfordshire is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hertfordshire is to drive which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £12 - £19.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Hertfordshire is 76 km. The road distance is 123 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hertfordshire, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hertfordshire. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Welwyn Garden City via Finsbury Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hertfordshire via Finsbury Park in around 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to St Albans City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Welwyn, St Mary's Church
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Hertfordshire
Estimated price
$200 - $280

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