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

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Recommended option

Train East Midlands Trains  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Leicester

$68 - $136

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to Leicester National Express / ...

$41 - $57

3 alternative options

Train, line 8 bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
  3. Take the line 8 bus from Grantham, Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, King Street 8

$56 - $108

Train via Peterborough  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Melton Mowbray

$67 - $123

Drive  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray 160.5 miles

$30 - $50

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray via London St Pancras International LL, London St Pancras International, and Leicester in around 3 h 6 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Leicester
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $100
Train from Peterborough to Melton Mowbray
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $90
Bus operators
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Grantham, Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, King Street
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
centrebus.info

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray?

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Melton Mowbray is 186 km. The road distance is 257 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray?

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2 h 42 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray?

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray is to drive which takes 2 h 42 min and costs £24 - £40.

Is there a direct train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Melton Mowbray?

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Melton Mowbray via London St Pancras International and Leicester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 6 min.

Is there a direct bus between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Melton Mowbray?

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (11 Windsor Street) via St Margaret's Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

How long does it take to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray?

It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray, including transfers.