There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to United Kingdom by train, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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

Recommended option

Train Thameslink, Tube  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the Tube from Blackfriars Underground Station to Mile End Underground Station District

$16 - $23

5 alternative options

Train Gatwick Express, Tube  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Mile End Underground Station District

$27 - $41

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to United Kingdom 47.9 miles

$230 - $280

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to United Kingdom 47.9 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  56 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to United Kingdom 47.9 miles

$150 - $220

Uber  •  56 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to United Kingdom 47.9 miles

$150 - $200

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and London E3, UK?

There is no direct connection from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to United Kingdom. However, you can take the train to London Blackfriars, take the walk to Blackfriars Underground Station, take the Tube to Mile End Underground Station, then take the walk to United Kingdom. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to United Kingdom via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, and Mile End Underground Station in around 51 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars Underground Station to Mile End Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Mile End Underground Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to United Kingdom
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$150 - $200
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$150 - $200
uberACCESS
$160 - $220
uberASSIST
$160 - $220
uberX
$160 - $220
uberXL
$220 - $310
UberEXEC
$230 - $320
UberLUX
$390 - $550
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to United Kingdom
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$230 - $280
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to United Kingdom
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and United Kingdom is 42 km. The road distance is 77 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to United Kingdom is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 56 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to United Kingdom is to train and Tube which takes 51 min and costs £12 - £18.

It takes approximately 51 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to United Kingdom, including transfers.