There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Richmond by train, bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Richmond (London)

$20 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus, line 490 bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to Heathrow Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 490 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Richmond, George Street (TW9) 490

$16 - $25

5 alternative options

Train, line 337 bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the line 337 bus from Clapham Junction Station to Richmond, Eton Street 337

$18 - $24

Train, Tube  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the Tube from Blackfriars Underground Station to Richmond Underground Station District

$18 - $25

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Richmond 33.7 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Richmond 33.7 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  45 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Richmond 33.7 miles

$130 - $180

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Richmond via Clapham Junction in around 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Richmond via Heathrow Airport London and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars Underground Station to Richmond Underground Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Station to Richmond, Eton Street
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Richmond, George Street (TW9)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Richmond
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Richmond
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Richmond is 35 km. The road distance is 54 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Richmond is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 45 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Richmond is to train which takes 43 min and costs £14 - £23.

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Richmond (London) via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Richmond, George Street (TW9) via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 43 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Richmond, including transfers.

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