There are 9 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye by train, 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  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge

$15 - $26

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h

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

$14 - $16

7 alternative options

Train, line 148 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the line 148 bus from Bressenden Place Victoria Station to Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall 211 / ...

$18 - $37

Train, line 77 bus  •  1 h 2 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 - $170

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

$65 - $90

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 £12 - £21 and takes 44 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.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 44 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye, including transfers.

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

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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: 44 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 28 min. Southern also services this route once daily. 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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
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 Bressenden Place Victoria Station to Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Station The Falcon to Waterloo, County Hall
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
$65 - $90
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$65 - $90
Access
$80 - $110
Assist
$80 - $110
UberX
$80 - $110
UberXL
$110 - $160
Exec
$140 - $200
Lux
$230 - $320
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Eye
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$140 - $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
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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