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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  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge

$16 - $27

6 alternative options

Train, line 344 bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the line 344 bus from Clapham Junction Station to Shoreditch, Appold Street 344

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station) 31.9 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station) 31.9 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  53 min

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

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Old Street (Station) 31.9 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  53 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station) 31.9 miles

$90 - $120

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 47 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Old Street (Station) is 26 miles. The road distance is 31.9 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 47 min and costs £11 - £21.

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It takes approximately 47 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 8895+ hotels available in Old Street (Station). Prices start at $76 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: 25.7 miles
  • Duration: 47 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 20 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 40 min. Southern also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 - $21
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Station to Shoreditch, Appold Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
$90 - $120
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$90 - $120
Access
$95 - $140
Assist
$95 - $140
UberX
$95 - $140
UberXL
$130 - $180
Exec
$150 - $210
Lux
$250 - $340
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Old Street (Station)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
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 - $210
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Old Street (Station)
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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