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There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train Southeastern  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Rainham (Kent)

$37 - $65

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Train Thameslink  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Rainham (Kent)

$31 - $46

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station 51.6 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station 51.6 miles

$11 - $16

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Rainham Station 51.6 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Rainham (Kent) via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Rainham Station is 37 miles. The road distance is 51.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station without a car is to train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs £28 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station train services, operated by Gatwick Express, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Rainham (Kent) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station is 52 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station.
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  • Distance: 36.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station via London Victoria in around 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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
36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rainham Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Rainham Station
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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