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There are 3 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Newport (S Wales)

$78 - $145

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Bus  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to NEWPORT, South Wales National Express / ...

$40 - $60

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 35m

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport 155 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at NEWPORT, South Wales. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Newport (S Wales) via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Newport is 127 miles. The road distance is 155 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport without a car is to train which takes 3h and costs £60 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3h to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport, including transfers.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport is to train which takes 3h and costs £60 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £45 and takes 4h 35m.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport.
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  • Distance: 126.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Newport, Wales?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport via Reading in around 3h. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport every 3 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 4h 35m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
Train from Reading to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $45
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $95
Bus operators
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 NEWPORT, South Wales
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
National Express

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at NEWPORT, South Wales station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Newport (S Wales) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport is 155 miles. It takes approximately 2h 35m to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Newport.

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