There are 8 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington Station by train, subway, 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, Tube via Paddington Underground Station  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station Circle

$19 - $39

Cheapest option

Train Thameslink, Tube  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the Tube from Blackfriars Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground Circle

$17 - $24

6 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground Circle

$19 - $40

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington Station 34.8 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington Station 34.8 miles

$7 - $11

Shuttle  •  53 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Gatwick Airport to London Paddington Station

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to London Paddington Station 34.8 miles

$130 - $180

Uber  •  53 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington Station 34.8 miles

$75 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington Station is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington Station is to train and Tube which costs £14 - £30 and takes 50 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and London Paddington Station is 25 miles. The road distance is 34.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington Station, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington Station. However, you can take the train to London Victoria, take the walk to Victoria Underground Station, take the Tube to Paddington Underground Station, then take the walk to London Paddington Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington Station via London Victoria and Victoria Underground Station in around 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$75 - $95
uberACCESS
$85 - $130
uberASSIST
$85 - $130
uberX
$85 - $130
uberXL
$130 - $170
UberEXEC
$170 - $240
UberLUX
$290 - $400
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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 London Paddington Station
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to London Paddington Station
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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