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There are 9 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Farringdon

$14 - $19

8 alternative options

Train, line 38 bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Victoria Bus Station to Holborn, Bloomsbury Square 38

$19 - $38

Train, bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the bus from Clapham Junction Station to Holborn, Bloomsbury Square N19

$17 - $24

Bus, line 38 bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Victoria Bus Station to Holborn, Bloomsbury Square 38

$15 - $16

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn 31.3 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn 31.3 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  52 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Gatwick Airport to Holborn

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  52 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Holborn 31.3 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  52 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn 31.3 miles

$85 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn is to train which costs £11 - £15 and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Holborn, Bloomsbury Square via Victoria Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Farringdon. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Holborn is 25 miles. The road distance is 31.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn without a car is to train which takes 51 min and costs £11 - £15.

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The train from Gatwick Airport to Farringdon takes 51 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn 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 Holborn is to train which takes 51 min and costs £11 - £15. Alternatively, you can bus and line 38 bus, which costs £11 - £13 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn.
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  • Distance: 25.2 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn via London Victoria Coach Station and Victoria Bus Station in around 2 h 14 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Victoria Bus Station to Holborn, Bloomsbury Square
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Station to Holborn, Bloomsbury Square
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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uber.com
Pool
$85 - $110
Access
$95 - $130
Assist
$95 - $130
UberX
$95 - $130
UberXL
$130 - $180
Exec
$150 - $210
Lux
$240 - $340
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to Holborn
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Holborn
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Holborn, Bloomsbury Square station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn is 31 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Holborn.

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