There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lee Station by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 197 bus, line 202 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 197 bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Sydenham Station Kirkdale 197
  2. Take the line 202 bus from Sydenham Station Kirkdale to Hither Green, Westhorne Avenue 202

$13 - $17

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Lee

$28 - $38

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lee Station 41.5 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lee Station 41.5 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  45 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Lee Station 41.5 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lee Station. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Lee via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Lee Station is 22 miles. The road distance is 41.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lee Station without a car is to line 197 bus and line 202 bus which takes 1 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lee Station, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lee Station 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 Lee Station is to line 197 bus and line 202 bus which takes 1 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 49 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lee Station train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Lee station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lee Station is 42 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lee Station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lee Station.
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  • Distance: 21.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 21 min

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

You can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lee Station via East Croydon, Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station, Sydenham Station Kirkdale, and Hither Green, Westhorne Avenue in around 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lee Station via London Bridge in around 1 h 49 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Sydenham Station Kirkdale
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sydenham Station Kirkdale to Hither Green, Westhorne Avenue
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lee Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
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
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Lee Station
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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