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There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central

$37 - $89

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Bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express / ...

$28 - $39

4 alternative options

Train Southern  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Milton Keynes Central

$44 - $66

Train, bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Luton
  2. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange to Central Milton Keynes, The Point 99 / ...

$32 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes 94.3 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Milton Keynes 94.3 miles

$230 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes is to train which costs £28 - £70 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Central Milton Keynes, The Point via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Milton Keynes Central via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Milton Keynes is 67 miles. The road distance is 94.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes without a car is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £28 - £70.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes, including transfers.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes train services, operated by Southern, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £28 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £30 and takes 2 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes.
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  • Distance: 66.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Milton Keynes, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes via London Victoria, Victoria station, Euston station, and London Euston in around 1 h 13 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Luton Station Interchange to Central Milton Keynes, The Point
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange to Central Milton Keynes, The Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Milton Keynes
Estimated price
$230 - $320

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Milton Keynes Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Milton Keynes.

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