There are 9 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kennington 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.

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Vauxhall

$18 - $27

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Bus  •  1 h 23 min

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

$11 - $13

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Train, line 36 bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the line 36 bus from Victoria, Neathouse Place to Oval 185 / ...

$18 - $37

Train, line 196 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Norwood Junction
  2. Take the line 196 bus from South Norwood, Norwood Junction Station to Kennington, Loughborough Street 196

$13 - $16

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kennington 28.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kennington 28.6 miles

$6 - $9

Shuttle  •  45 min

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

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  45 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Kennington 28.6 miles

$110 - $160

Uber  •  45 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kennington 28.6 miles

$60 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kennington is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kennington is to train which costs £14 - £22 and takes 31 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Kennington is 23 miles. The road distance is 28.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 31 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kennington, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at London Vauxhall. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kennington. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Vauxhall via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kennington train services, operated by Southern, arrive at London Victoria station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kennington.
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  • Distance: 22.8 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kennington via Clapham Junction in around 31 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kennington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
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
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Norwood Junction
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Victoria, Neathouse Place to Oval
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Norwood, Norwood Junction Station to Kennington, Loughborough Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kennington
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$60 - $85
Access
$75 - $110
Assist
$75 - $110
UberX
$75 - $110
UberXL
$100 - $150
Exec
$130 - $190
Lux
$220 - $310
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kennington
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to Kennington
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Kennington
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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