There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading

$35 - $63

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 201 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Slough Bus Station 9 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Slough Bus Station to Maidenhead Town Centre, Sainsbury's (Cookham Road) 4 / ...

$16 - $25

3 alternative options

Train via Victoria Underground Station  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Maidenhead

$32 - $64

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead is to drive which takes 56 min and costs £8 - £13.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Maidenhead is 56 km. The road distance is 88 km.

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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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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead. However, there are services departing from South Terminal Bus Station 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 21 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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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 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Maidenhead via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Slough Bus Station in around 2 h 21 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 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from London Paddington to Maidenhead
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Slough Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Maidenhead Town Centre, Sainsbury's (Cookham Road)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Reading Buses
Phone
0118 959 4000
Email
customerservices@reading-buses.co.uk
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Slough Bus Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2
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
$2
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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