There are 10 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Liverpool Street by train, subway, 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.

Recommended option

Train via London Bridge Station  •  37 min

$17 - $27

Cheapest option

Train  •  51 min

$13 - $24

8 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  48 min

  1. Circle

$27 - $40

Train, line 344 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. 344

$18 - $25

Bus, line 344 bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. National Express / ...
  2. 344

$15 - $16

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. 31.9 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  53 min

  1. 31.9 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  53 min

$150 - $220

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. 31.9 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  53 min

  1. 31.9 miles

$100 - $140

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Liverpool Street every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 28 min. Southern also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Liverpool Street via London Vauxhall and Vauxhall Bus Station in around 2 h 7 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Station to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Vauxhall Bus Station to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 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 Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $140
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uber.com
uberPOOL
$100 - $140
uberACCESS
$110 - $150
uberASSIST
$110 - $150
uberX
$110 - $150
uberXL
$150 - $210
UberEXEC
$160 - $220
UberLUX
$260 - $350
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53 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
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to Liverpool Street
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Liverpool Street
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Liverpool Street is 41 km. The road distance is 51 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Liverpool Street is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 53 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Liverpool Street is to train which takes 37 min and costs £12 - £20.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Liverpool Street. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Liverpool Street Station via Vauxhall Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 37 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Liverpool Street, including transfers.