There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lewisham by train, bus, taxi, car 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  •  41 min

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

$19 - $32

Cheapest option

Line 400 bus, line 466 bus, line 75 bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 400 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Caterham, Douglas Brunton Day Centre 400
  2. Take the line 466 bus from Caterham, Douglas Brunton Day Centre to Croydon, Fairfield Halls 466
  3. Take the line 75 bus from Croydon, Fairfield Halls to Lewisham Centre 75

$10 - $12

4 alternative options

Line 75 bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Croydon, Fairfield Halls to Lewisham Centre 75

$12 - $24

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lewisham 29.6 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lewisham 29.6 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Lewisham 29.6 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lewisham is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lewisham is to train which costs £15 - £25 and takes 41 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Lewisham is 22 miles. The road distance is 29.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lewisham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lewisham. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and arriving at Lewisham Centre via Caterham, Douglas Brunton Day Centre and Croydon, Fairfield Halls. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lewisham. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Lewisham via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 min.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lewisham is to train which takes 41 min and costs £15 - £25. Alternatively, you can line 75 bus, which costs £9 - £19 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lewisham train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Cambridge station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lewisham.
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  • Distance: 22.3 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lewisham via London Bridge in around 41 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lewisham every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Croydon, Fairfield Halls to Lewisham Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Caterham, Douglas Brunton Day Centre
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Caterham, Douglas Brunton Day Centre to Croydon, Fairfield Halls
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lewisham
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Lewisham
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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