There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kensington (Olympia) by train, 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  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Kensington (Olympia)

$15 - $24

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kensington (Olympia) 32.3 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kensington (Olympia) 32.3 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  50 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Gatwick Airport to Kensington (Olympia)

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  50 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Kensington (Olympia) 32.3 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  50 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kensington (Olympia) 32.3 miles

$70 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kensington (Olympia) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kensington (Olympia) is to train which costs £11 - £19 and takes 47 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Kensington (Olympia) is 24 miles. The road distance is 32.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kensington (Olympia), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kensington (Olympia). However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Kensington (Olympia) via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kensington (Olympia) via Clapham Junction and Kensington (Olympia) in around 47 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 Clapham Junction to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $3
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$70 - $90
uberACCESS
$80 - $120
uberASSIST
$80 - $120
uberX
$80 - $120
uberXL
$120 - $160
UberEXEC
$160 - $220
UberLUX
$270 - $370
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to Kensington (Olympia)
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Kensington (Olympia)
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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