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

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Train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Hitchin

$27 - $40

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Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Luton Airport London National Express / ...

$26 - $35

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Victoria to Luton Station Interchange 757
  3. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange to Hitchin, West Hill

$35 - $57

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin 82.3 miles

$17 - $26

Towncar  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Hitchin 82.3 miles

$210 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Hitchin, West Hill via Airport Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Hitchin. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Hitchin is 55 miles. The road distance is 82.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin without a car is to train which takes 1 h 30 min and costs £21 - £28.

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The train from Gatwick Airport to Hitchin takes 1 h 30 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London South station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin is to train which takes 1 h 30 min and costs £21 - £28. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £27 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin.
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  • Distance: 55.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin every 2 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $28 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Green Line
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange to Hitchin, West Hill
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Hitchin
Estimated price
$210 - $290

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Luton Airport London station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Hitchin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin is 82 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin.

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