There are 4 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Purley (Station) by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Purley

$7 - $12

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Purley (Station) 18.3 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Purley (Station) 18.3 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Purley (Station) 18.3 miles

$100 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Purley (Station) is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Purley (Station) is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Purley (Station) is 13 miles. The road distance is 18.3 miles.

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The train from Gatwick Airport to Purley takes 24 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Purley. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Purley (Station) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 24 min. Southern also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Purley (Station)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Purley (Station)
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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