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There are 3 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 56m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Loughborough (Leics)

$65 - $94

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Bus  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express / ...

$36 - $53

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Drive  •  2h 31m

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough 154 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Loughborough, Shelthorpe Road via St Margaret's Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Loughborough (Leics) via London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 56m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Loughborough is 120 miles. The road distance is 154 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough without a car is to train which takes 2h 56m and costs £50 - £75.

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It takes approximately 2h 56m to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough is to train which takes 2h 56m and costs £50 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £27 - £45 and takes 4h 27m.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough.
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  • Distance: 120.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 56m

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough via London St Pancras International in around 2h 56m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 55m.

Train operators
Thameslink
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Loughborough (Leics)
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$25 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Bus operators
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 Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
National Express

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leicester St Margarets Bus Station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Loughborough (Leics) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough is 154 miles. It takes approximately 2h 31m to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough.

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