There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Coulsdon by train, bus, 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  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Coulsdon South

$7 - $11

4 alternative options

Line 400 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 400 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Caterham, Douglas Brunton Day Centre 400

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Coulsdon 17.4 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Coulsdon 17.4 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Old Coulsdon 17.4 miles

$100 - $150

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Coulsdon hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 19 min. Southern also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Coulsdon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 56 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Caterham, Douglas Brunton Day Centre
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Coulsdon
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Old Coulsdon
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Coulsdon?

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Old Coulsdon is 17 km. The road distance is 28 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Coulsdon?

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Coulsdon is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Coulsdon?

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Coulsdon is to train which takes 19 min and costs £5 - £8.

Is there a direct train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Old Coulsdon?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Coulsdon South. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

Is there a direct bus between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Old Coulsdon?

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Coulsdon. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and arriving at Old Coulsdon Tudor Rose via Caterham, Douglas Brunton Day Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

How long does it take to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Coulsdon?

The train from Gatwick Airport to Coulsdon South takes 19 min including transfers and departs hourly.