There are 4 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading

$34 - $62

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Bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Heathrow Airport London T5 201 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Slough Town Centre, Queensmere (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) 7 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Slough Bus Station to Maidenhead Town Centre, Sainsbury's (Cookham Road) 4 / ...

$17 - $31

2 alternative options

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead 55.1 miles

$11 - $18

Towncar  •  56 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Maidenhead 55.1 miles

$160 - $230

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Maidenhead Town Centre, Sainsbury's (Cookham Road) via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Slough Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Maidenhead via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Maidenhead is 35 miles. The road distance is 55.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead without a car is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead, including transfers.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 13 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead bus services, operated by First, arrive at Maidenhead Town Centre, Sainsbury's (Cookham Road) station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Reading station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead.
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  • Distance: 35.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead via Heathrow Airport London T5, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, Slough Town Centre, Queensmere (Queensmere Shopping Ctr), and Slough Bus Station in around 2 h 13 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
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 Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
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
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Slough Town Centre, Queensmere (Queensmere Shopping Ctr)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Maidenhead Town Centre, Sainsbury's (Cookham Road)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Slough Bus Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Maidenhead Town Centre, Sainsbury's (Cookham Road)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
Red Eagle
Phone
01296 630402
Email
info@redeagle.org.uk
Website
redeagle.org.uk
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Maidenhead Town Centre, Sainsbury's (Cookham Road)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
redeagle.org.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Maidenhead
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead is 55 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead.

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