There are 9 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rotherham by train, bus, car or plane

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 LNER  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster

$48 - $158

Cheapest option

Bus via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street National Express

$38 - $54

7 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains  •  4 h 5 min

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

$52 - $134

Bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange 240

$71 - $91

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rotherham 202.6 miles

$40 - $65

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield

$135 - $364

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Rotherham Central

$117 - $282

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield

$124 - $396

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Doncaster

$141 - $463

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rotherham is to bus which costs £28 - £45 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rotherham is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Rotherham is 166 miles. The road distance is 202.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rotherham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rotherham. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at Rotherham Town Centre, Main Street (Outside Halfords) via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 and Sheffield Centre, AG5 (Crucible and Lyceum Theatres). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rotherham. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Rotherham Central via London Kings Cross and Doncaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 26 min.

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rotherham via London St Pancras International LL, London Kings Cross, and Doncaster in around 3 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Rotherham via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14, Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street, and Sheffield Centre, AG5 (Crucible and Lyceum Theatres) in around 6 h 24 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
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
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Newcastle to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Super Off-Peak Single
$80 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $120
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $130
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $160
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $30
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport South to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
nationalexpress.com

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