There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness by train, bus, car 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  •  2 h 31 min

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

$57 - $83

Cheapest option

Bus, line 7 bus  •  5 h 5 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

$29 - $34

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 17 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 - $46

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 - $250

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 5 h 5 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
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 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Three Bridges Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.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 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chequers Bus Station to Sheerness, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 - $250

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Sheerness is 71 km. The road distance is 96 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness is to drive which takes 1 h 2 min and costs £9 - £14.

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.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheerness. 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 5 h 5 min.

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

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