There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughton by train, subway, bus, car 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  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Loughton Underground Station Central

$21 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus, line 20 bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Vauxhall National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Loughton, Forest Road 20

$19 - $23

4 alternative options

Train, Tube, line 20 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Walthamstow Central Underground Station
  3. Take the line 20 bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Loughton, Forest Road 20

$24 - $45

Train, bus, line 20 bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Bus Station to Walthamstow Central Station N38
  3. Take the line 20 bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Loughton, Forest Road 20

$23 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughton 64.4 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Loughton 64.4 miles

$180 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughton is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 8 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughton is to train and Tube which costs £15 - £25 and takes 1 h 5 min.

More details

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Loughton is 35 miles. The road distance is 64.4 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughton, including transfers.

More details

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

You can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Loughton via London Vauxhall, Vauxhall Underground Station, Walthamstow Central Underground Station, and Walthamstow Bus Station in around 2 h 43 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
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Loughton Underground Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Walthamstow Central Underground Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Loughton, Forest Road
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
London Buses
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Loughton
Estimated price
$180 - $250

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.