There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station) by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge

$16 - $27

6 alternative options

Train, line 243 bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the line 243 bus from Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Old Street 243

$22 - $32

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station) 32.1 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station) 32.1 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  53 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Gatwick Airport to Old Street (Station)

$150 - $220

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Old Street (Station) 32.1 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  53 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station) 32.1 miles

$75 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station) is to train which costs £11 - £21 and takes 33 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Old Street (Station) is 26 miles. The road distance is 32.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station) without a car is to train which takes 33 min and costs £11 - £21.

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station) is 32 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station).

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There are 8308+ hotels available in Old Street (Station). Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station).
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  • Distance: 25.9 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 28 min. Southern also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo Station Tenison Way to Old Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$75 - $100
Access
$80 - $110
Assist
$80 - $110
UberX
$80 - $110
UberXL
$110 - $160
Exec
$150 - $220
Lux
$260 - $360
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to Old Street (Station)
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Old Street (Station)
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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