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There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Malmö by plane, train, bus, night train, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly  •  2h 27m

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Copenhagen (CPH) LGW - CPH

324 kr - 1405 kr

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Train  •  18h 23m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eil
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H Ec / ...
  6. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation 029

2634 kr - 5155 kr

Train via Amsterdam  •  21h 30m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal Eil
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
  4. Take the train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to CPH Lufthavn Ic

2678 kr - 5720 kr

Bus  •  25h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Brussels, Brussels-North station 815
  3. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen

802 kr - 1383 kr

Bus, night train  •  32h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to The Hague
  3. Take the bus from Den Haag to Hamburg
  4. Take the night train from Hamburg Hbf to CPH Lufthavn Ic

1132 kr - 1713 kr

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13h 18m

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Malmö

3174 kr - 4037 kr

Drive, car ferry  •  14h 37m

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Malmö

1872 kr - 2835 kr

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Malmö is to fly which costs £27 - £120 and takes 2h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Malmö is to fly which costs £27 - £120 and takes 2h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Malmö. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Malmö Norra Vallgatan via London, Brussels, Brussels-North station and Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Malmö station. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Malmö Centralstation via London St Pancras Eurostar, Bruxelles-Midi, Koeln Hbf, Hamburg Hbf and København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 23m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Malmö is 626 miles.

The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Malmö without a car is to train which takes 18h 23m and costs £220 - £440.

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It takes approximately 2h 27m to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Malmö, including transfers.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Malmö train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Malmö is to fly which takes 2h 27m and costs £27 - £120. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £220 - £440 and takes 18h 23m, you could also bus, which costs £65 - £120 and takes 25h 59m.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Malmö.
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  • Distance: 625.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 27m

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

Norwegian Air International, easyJet and Norwegian Air Shuttle fly from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Malmö every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Malmö via London St Pancras International LL, London St Pancras Eurostar, Bruxelles-Midi, Koeln Hbf, Hamburg Hbf, Koebenhavn H, and København H in around 18h 23m.

Airlines
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 kr - 3300 kr
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
800 kr - 4400 kr
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420 kr - 2500 kr
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen via Bergen
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
400 kr - 2400 kr
Train operators
Thameslink
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
600 kr - 1800 kr
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
600 kr - 1800 kr
Premier
1400 kr - 2100 kr
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
850 kr - 2800 kr
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
850 kr - 2800 kr
Premier
2000 kr - 3200 kr
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
430 kr - 650 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
800 kr - 1200 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
650 kr - 950 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
460 kr - 700 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to CPH Lufthavn
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
900 kr - 1300 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
550 kr - 800 kr
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
550 kr - 800 kr
1st Class
800 kr - 1100 kr
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
1200 kr - 2200 kr
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
650 kr - 1200 kr
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
90 kr - 130 kr
Website
oresundstag.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
75 kr - 120 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Night train from Hamburg Hbf to CPH Lufthavn
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
550 kr - 850 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
21 kr - 230 kr
Website
https://www.sj.se/
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
21 kr - 100 kr
2nd Class Refundable
120 kr - 150 kr
1st Class Non-Rebookable
60 kr - 140 kr
1st Class Refundable
160 kr - 230 kr
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
270 kr - 650 kr
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
270 kr - 380 kr
1st Class
450 kr - 650 kr
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
1534 kr
Website
eurotunnel.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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
85 kr - 130 kr
Book at
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
220 kr - 370 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
460 kr - 800 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to The Hague
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
170 kr - 240 kr
Website
Blablabus
Ecolines
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Malmö bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Copenhagen station.

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Malmö is 1h ahead of London Gatwick Airport (LGW). It is currently 2:06 PM in London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and 3:06 PM in Malmö.

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Malmö train services, operated by Öresundståg, arrive at Malmö Centralstation.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle, easyJet and Norwegian Air International offer flights from London Gatwick Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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There are 159+ hotels available in Malmö. Prices start at 689 kr SEK per night.

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