Directions from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Redditch

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 Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Redditch

$97 - $159

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to Birmingham National Express / ...

$45 - $60

2 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Birmingham New Street

$90 - $145

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Redditch 143.9 miles

$30 - $45

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Redditch via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London Euston, and Birmingham New Street in around 3 h 4 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Redditch every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Bus operators

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Redditch is 177 km. The road distance is 230 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Redditch is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Redditch is to drive which takes 2 h 21 min and costs £23 - £35.

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Redditch. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Redditch via Reading and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Redditch. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Redditch, Bus Station (below Kingfisher Shopping Centre) via Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 41 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Redditch, including transfers.