There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Saint Leonards-on-Sea by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to St Leonards Warrior Square

$30 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station 201
  2. Take the bus from Brighton, Sea Life Centre to Eastbourne, Pier (Queens Gardens)
  3. Take the bus from Eastbourne, Pier (Queens Gardens) to St Leonards, Athlone Court

$25 - $26

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Saint Leonards-on-Sea 49 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Saint Leonards-on-Sea 49 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Saint Leonards-on-Sea 49 miles

$150 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Saint Leonards-on-Sea is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Saint Leonards-on-Sea is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Saint Leonards-on-Sea is 37 miles. The road distance is 49 miles.

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The train from Gatwick Airport to St Leonards Warrior Square takes 1 h 28 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) station to Saint Leonards-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from South Terminal Bus Station and arriving at St Leonards, Athlone Court via Brighton, Sea Life Centre and Eastbourne, Pier (Queens Gardens). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at St Leonards Warrior Square. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Saint Leonards-on-Sea is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs £25 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £21 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Saint Leonards-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 37.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Saint Leonards-on-Sea, England?

Southern operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Saint Leonards-on-Sea hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Saint Leonards-on-Sea via Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station, Brighton, Sea Life Centre, and Eastbourne, Pier (Queens Gardens) in around 3 h 10 min.

Train operators
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 South Terminal Bus Station to Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Brighton, Sea Life Centre to Eastbourne, Pier (Queens Gardens)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Eastbourne, Pier (Queens Gardens) to St Leonards, Athlone Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Saint Leonards-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Saint Leonards-on-Sea
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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