There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plumstead 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  •  57 min

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

$21 - $35

Cheapest option

Line 119 bus, line 269 bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 119 bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Bromley North Station 119
  2. Take the line 269 bus from Bromley North Station to Sidcup Station Station Road 269

$13 - $17

4 alternative options

Bus, line 53 bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Stockwell National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 53 bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Plumstead Common, Heavitree Road 53

$16 - $20

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plumstead 42 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plumstead 42 miles

$9 - $13

Towncar  •  48 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Plumstead 42 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plumstead is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plumstead is to taxi which costs £150 - £180 and takes 48 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Plumstead is 25 miles. The road distance is 42 miles.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plumstead, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plumstead. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Plumstead via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plumstead via London Bridge in around 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plumstead via East Croydon, East Croydon Rail Station, Bromley North Station, and Sidcup Station Station Road in around 1 h 53 min.

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
Train from London Bridge to Plumstead
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Plumstead
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Bromley North Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bromley North Station to Sidcup Station Station Road
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Plumstead Common, Heavitree Road
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Plumstead
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Plumstead
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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