There are 4 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northolt by train, subway, 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, Tube  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Shepherds Bush
  3. Take the Tube from Shepherd's Bush (Central) Underground Station to Northolt Underground Station

$20 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus, line 140 bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 140 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Northolt Station 140

$17 - $20

2 alternative options

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northolt 50.4 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Northolt 50.4 miles

$160 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northolt is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northolt is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 54 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Northolt is 29 miles. The road distance is 50.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northolt, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northolt station. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at Northolt Station via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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

You can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northolt via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Shepherds Bush
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Shepherds Bush
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Shepherd's Bush (Central) Underground Station to Northolt Underground Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 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
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Northolt Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Northolt
Estimated price
$160 - $220

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