There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Islington by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge

$13 - $24

6 alternative options

Train, line 38 bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Victoria Bus Station to Islington Green, Theberton Street 38 / ...

$19 - $39

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Islington 33.3 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Islington 33.3 miles

$7 - $11

Shuttle  •  57 min

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

$150 - $220

Towncar  •  57 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Islington 33.3 miles

$130 - $180

Uber  •  57 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Islington 33.3 miles

$70 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Islington is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Islington is to train which takes 30 min and costs £10 - £18.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Islington is 42 km. The road distance is 53 km.

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The train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge takes 30 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Islington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 30 min. Southern also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Islington
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$70 - $95
uberACCESS
$85 - $120
uberASSIST
$85 - $120
uberX
$85 - $120
uberXL
$120 - $170
UberEXEC
$170 - $230
UberLUX
$280 - $390
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Islington
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to Islington
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Islington
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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