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

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  3 h 18 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

$63 - $129

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Bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express / ...

$37 - $51

3 alternative options

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

$63 - $114

Train, line 390 bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the line 390 bus from Victoria Bus Station to Pentonville, King's Cross Stn York Way 390
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham

$44 - $98

Drive  •  2 h 42 min

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

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Melton Mowbray is 116 miles. The road distance is 160.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (5 Windsor Street) via Haymarket Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 2 min.

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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 18 min.

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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 18 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melton Mowbray every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 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
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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
$45 - $65
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $95
Train from Peterborough to Melton Mowbray
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $85
Bus operators
London Buses
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 London Gatwick Airport South to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com

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