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 31 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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Bus, line 7 bus  •  4 h 40 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, Railway Station 334

$31

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 2 min

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

$34 - $45

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 bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness station. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and arriving at Sheerness, Railway Station via Three Bridges Station, Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial and Chequers Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 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 31 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 31 min and costs £35 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Three Bridges Station.

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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 31 min and costs £35 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus and line 7 bus, which costs £24 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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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 31 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 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness via Three Bridges Station, Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial, and Chequers Bus Station in around 4 h 40 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 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
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
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, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Three Bridges Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Website
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chequers Bus Station to Sheerness, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
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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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Sheerness, Railway Station.

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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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