There are 4 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rayleigh by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Rayleigh

$30 - $43

3 alternative options

Train, Tube, line 25 bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
  3. Take the line 25 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Rayleigh, Websters Way (Rayleigh High St) 25

$33 - $58

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rayleigh 58.6 miles

$12 - $19

Towncar  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Rayleigh 58.6 miles

$170 - $240

Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Rayleigh is 45 miles. The road distance is 58.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rayleigh without a car is to train which takes 1 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rayleigh, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rayleigh is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rayleigh.

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There are 271+ hotels available in Rayleigh. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rayleigh.
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  • Distance: 44.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rayleigh via London Bridge, London Bridge Underground Station, Stratford Underground Station, and Stratford (London) in around 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
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
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Rayleigh, Websters Way (Rayleigh High St)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Rayleigh
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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