There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Port of Tilbury by train, subway, 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  •  1 h 29 min

$25 - $41

4 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  1 h 48 min

$36 - $53

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. 48 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  51 min

  1. 48 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  51 min

  1. 48 miles

$150 - $220

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Port of Tilbury, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Port of Tilbury via London Bridge, London Bridge Underground Station, West Ham Underground Station, and West Ham in around 1 h 29 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
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Tilbury Town
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Tilbury Town
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Port of Tilbury
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Port of Tilbury
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Port of Tilbury is 49 km. The road distance is 77 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Port of Tilbury is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 51 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Port of Tilbury is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs £95 - £120.

It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Port of Tilbury, including transfers.