There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ramsgate by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train via St Pancras International  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Ramsgate

$54 - $79

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Bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Victoria National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) 022 / ...

$27 - $33

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 59 min

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

$48 - $78

Line 400 bus, train  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 400 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Redhill Bus Station 400 / ...
  2. Take the train from Redhill to Tonbridge
  3. Take the train from Tonbridge to Ramsgate

$43 - $64

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ramsgate 85.6 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Ramsgate 85.6 miles

$210 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ramsgate is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ramsgate is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Ramsgate is 70 miles. The road distance is 85.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ramsgate, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ramsgate. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at Ramsgate, Harbour via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and Canterbury, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ramsgate. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Ramsgate via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ramsgate.
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  • Distance: 69.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ramsgate via London St Pancras International LL and St Pancras International in around 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ramsgate via London Victoria, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop), and Canterbury, Bus Station in around 5 h 33 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 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
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Ramsgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from London Bridge to Ramsgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Tonbridge to Ramsgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Redhill to Tonbridge
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Redhill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Ramsgate
Estimated price
$210 - $290

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