There are 8 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Russell Square by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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, Tube  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Euston Underground Station Victoria

$18 - $39

Cheapest option

Train  •  44 min

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

$14 - $20

6 alternative options

Train, line 87 bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the line 87 bus from Clapham Junction Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane 87 / ...

$20 - $27

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Russell Square 32.2 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Russell Square 32.2 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  53 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Gatwick Airport to Russell Square

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Russell Square 32.2 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  53 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Russell Square 32.2 miles

$70 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Russell Square is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Russell Square is to train and Tube which takes 32 min and costs £13 - £30.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Russell Square is 41 km. The road distance is 52 km.

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It takes approximately 32 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Russell Square, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at London St Pancras International LL. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Russell Square every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
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
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$70 - $90
uberACCESS
$80 - $120
uberASSIST
$80 - $120
uberX
$80 - $120
uberXL
$120 - $160
UberEXEC
$160 - $220
UberLUX
$270 - $370
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to Russell Square
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Russell Square
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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