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

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Train  •  3 h 36 min

  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)

$67 - $97

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Bus  •  5 h 5 min

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

$36 - $57

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough University 153 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough University is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough University is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough University. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Loughborough, Registry Office via St Margaret's Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Loughborough University is 121 miles. The road distance is 153 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough University without a car is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs £50 - £75.

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough University, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough University 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 Loughborough University is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs £50 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £27 - £45 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough University is 153 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough University.

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  • Distance: 121 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough University via London St Pancras International, Loughborough (Leics), Loughborough, Rail Station, and Loughborough, Student's Union in around 3 h 36 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughborough University every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

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
1 h 27 min
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
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
National Express

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