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

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Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to East Croydon
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to Lingfield

$19 - $29

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Line 400 bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 400 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to East Grinstead, Whitehall (Queen's Road) 400

$9

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lingfield 10 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lingfield 10 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Lingfield 10 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lingfield is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lingfield is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lingfield station. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and arriving at Lingfield Railway Station via East Grinstead, Stone Quarry Estate (Holtye Avenue). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

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

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Lingfield is 7 miles. The road distance is 10 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lingfield without a car is to train which takes 1 h and costs £14 - £23.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lingfield, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lingfield bus services, operated by Metrobus, depart from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lingfield train services, operated by Southern, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lingfield is to train which takes 1 h and costs £14 - £23. Alternatively, you can line 400 bus, which costs £7 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lingfield.
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  • Distance: 6.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lingfield via East Croydon in around 1 h. Alternatively, Metrobus operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lingfield hourly. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 46 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Lingfield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Lingfield
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to East Grinstead, Whitehall (Queen's Road)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lingfield
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Lingfield
Estimated price
$85 - $130

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