There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newbury by train, bus, 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  •  2 h

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Newbury

$38 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Newbury National Express

$29 - $35

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Newbury, Bus Station 1|jet black

$32 - $54

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newbury 78.5 miles

$16 - $25

Towncar  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Newbury 78.5 miles

$200 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newbury is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newbury is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Newbury is 53 miles. The road distance is 78.5 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newbury. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at Newbury via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newbury. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Newbury via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

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What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Newbury, West Berkshire, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newbury via Reading in around 2 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newbury via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 3 h 20 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Reading to Newbury
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Phone
0118 959 4000
Email
customerservices@reading-buses.co.uk
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Newbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
reading-buses.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Newbury
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Newbury
Estimated price
$200 - $290

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