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There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Sittingbourne

$46 - $81

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Train, bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Sheerness, Aldi 750 / ...

Bus, line 7 bus  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Three Bridges Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 291
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Chequers Bus Station 7 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Chequers Bus Station to Sheerness, station 334

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness 59.8 miles

$12 - $19

Towncar  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Sheerness 59.8 miles

$170 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Sheerness-on-Sea via London Victoria and Sittingbourne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Sheerness is 45 miles. The road distance is 59.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness without a car is to train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs £35 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness train services, operated by Gatwick Express, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness is to train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs £35 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus and line 7 bus, which costs and takes 5 h 27 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Sittingbourne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness.
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  • Distance: 44.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 33 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness via London Victoria and Sittingbourne in around 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness via Three Bridges, Three Bridges Station, Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial, and Chequers Bus Station in around 5 h 27 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Sheerness, Aldi
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Metrobus
Phone
+44 1293 449191
Email
info@metrobus.co.uk
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Three Bridges Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrobus.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Chequers Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chequers Bus Station to Sheerness, station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Sheerness
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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