There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plaistow by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train Thameslink, Tube  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the Tube from Blackfriars Underground Station to Plaistow Underground Station District

$17 - $24

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Train Gatwick Express, Tube  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Plaistow Underground Station District

$19 - $40

Train, line 115 bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the line 115 bus from Aldgate Bus Station to Plaistow Prince Regent Lane 115 / ...

$20 - $29

Train  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Stratford (London)

$21 - $34

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plaistow 47.9 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plaistow 47.9 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  57 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Plaistow 47.9 miles

$150 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plaistow is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plaistow is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 57 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Plaistow is 27 miles. The road distance is 47.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plaistow without a car is to train and Tube which takes 58 min and costs £13 - £18.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plaistow, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plaistow is 48 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plaistow.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plaistow.
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  • Distance: 27.1 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plaistow via Clapham Junction, Stratford (London), and Stratford Bus Station in around 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars Underground Station to Plaistow Underground Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Plaistow Underground Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $7
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$7 - $10
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate Bus Station to Plaistow Prince Regent Lane
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plaistow
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Plaistow
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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