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There are 8 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

$18 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...

$15 - $16

6 alternative options

Train, line 77 bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the line 77 bus from Clapham Junction Station The Falcon to Waterloo, County Hall 77

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye 30.2 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye 30.2 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  49 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Gatwick Airport to London Eye

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  49 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to London Eye 30.2 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  49 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye 30.2 miles

$85 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye is to train which costs £13 - £30 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall via Victoria, Eccleston Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and London Eye is 24 miles. The road distance is 30.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs £13 - £30.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London South station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye is to train which takes 37 min and costs £13 - £30. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £13 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye is 30 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye.
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  • Distance: 24.2 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

Gatwick Express operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 26 min. Southern also services this route every 20 minutes. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Station The Falcon to Waterloo, County Hall
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$85 - $110
Access
$90 - $130
Assist
$90 - $130
UberX
$90 - $130
UberXL
$130 - $180
Exec
$140 - $200
Lux
$240 - $330
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to London Eye
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to London Eye
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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