There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hull by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Hull

$44 - $114

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Victoria National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to Hull National Express

$30 - $37

5 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Victoria National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus to Hull Interchange (Hull Paragon) Mp3

$42 - $72

Drive  •  4 h

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hull 236.1 miles

$50 - $75

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Hull

$123 - $292

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull

$146 - $391

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull

$136 - $424

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hull is to bus which costs £23 - £30 and takes 8 h 15 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hull is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4 h.

More details

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Hull is 180 miles. The road distance is 236.1 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hull, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hull. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at Hull via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 15 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hull. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Hull via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

More details

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

More details

Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hull.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 180 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 17 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hull via London St Pancras International LL and London Kings Cross in around 4 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Hull via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus in around 6 h 49 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Hull
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Super Off-Peak Single
$100 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $140
Anytime Single
$120 - $150
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Hull
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria to Hull
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus to Hull Interchange (Hull Paragon)
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Book at
uk.megabus.com

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Trips from London Gatwick Airport (LGW)