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

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Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Romford

$23 - $36

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the bus from Aldgate, Mansell Street to Romford Station N15

$20 - $29

4 alternative options

Train, Tube, line 5 bus  •  1 h 51 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 5 bus from Barking Station to Romford Station 5 / ...

$23 - $44

Train, line 86 bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the line 86 bus from Stratford Bus Station to Romford, Western Road 86 / ...

$21 - $34

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Romford 51.5 miles

$11 - $16

Towncar  •  56 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Romford 51.5 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Romford is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Romford is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 56 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Romford is 33 miles. The road distance is 51.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Romford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £17 - £28.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Romford, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Romford is 51 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Romford.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Romford.
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  • Distance: 32.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Romford via London Bridge, London Bridge Station, Liverpool Street Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 13 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
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
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Romford
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $7
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$6 - $10
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Barking Station to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate, Mansell Street to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Romford, Western Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Romford
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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