There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Orpington 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  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Orpington

$23 - $37

Cheapest option

Train, line 119 bus, line 353 bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to East Croydon
  2. Take the line 119 bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Coney Hall, Addington Road Glebe Way 119
  3. Take the line 353 bus from Coney Hall, Addington Road Glebe Way to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial 353

$13 - $17

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Orpington 31.9 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Orpington 31.9 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  34 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Orpington 31.9 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Orpington is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Orpington is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs £110 - £140.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Orpington is 30 km. The road distance is 51 km.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Orpington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Orpington. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Orpington via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 56 min.

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Orpington via London Bridge in around 56 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Orpington
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Coney Hall, Addington Road Glebe Way
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Coney Hall, Addington Road Glebe Way to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Orpington
Ave. Duration
34 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
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Orpington
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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