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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 30 min

$28 - $40

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. 757 / ...

$42 - $57

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. 82.3 miles

$17 - $26

Towncar  •  1 h 25 min

  1. 82.3 miles

$210 - $300

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 $28 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Victoria to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Hitchin, West Hill
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Hitchin
Estimated price
$210 - $300

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Hitchin is 89 km. The road distance is 132 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hitchin is to drive which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £13 - £19.

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

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