There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lyme Regis by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Axminster

$56 - $95

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Bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Heathrow Airport London T5 201 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road 205
  3. Take the bus from Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road to Bridport

$35 - $54

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Dorchester South
  3. Take the bus from Dorchester, South Station to Lyme Regis, The Square X51

$70 - $102

Bus, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road 206
  2. Take the train from Bournemouth to Dorchester South
  3. Take the bus from Dorchester, South Station to Lyme Regis, The Square X51

$44 - $63

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lyme Regis 156.3 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter Central to Axminster

$91 - $312

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lyme Regis. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Lyme Regis, The Square via Heathrow Airport London T5, Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road and Bridport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 49 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Lyme Regis is 125 miles. The road distance is 156.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lyme Regis without a car is to train which takes 4 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lyme Regis, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lyme Regis 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 Lyme Regis is to train which takes 4 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 49 min.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lyme Regis bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bridport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lyme Regis is 156 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lyme Regis.

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Flybe offers flights from London City Airport to Exeter Airport.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lyme Regis.
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  • Distance: 125.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

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

South Western Railway operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lyme Regis hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Lyme Regis via Heathrow Airport London T5, Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road, Bridport, and Bridport, Coach Station in around 7 h 49 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Axminster
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Dorchester South
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bournemouth to Dorchester South
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Exeter Central to Axminster
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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 Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road to Bridport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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