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There are 4 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Redhill
  2. Take the train from Redhill to Gomshall

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere

Drive

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Shere

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere by train

The train journey time between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Shere is around 46 min and covers a distance of around 18 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 9 min. The fastest train normally takes 34 min. Operated by Thameslink, First Great Western Service and Southern Service, the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere train service departs from Gatwick Airport and arrives in Gomshall. Typically 115 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
36 min
Layover time:
9 min
Total time:
46 min

Train route information

Fastest train time:
34 min
Train distance:
18 miles
Trains per week:
115
Cheapest price:
£10
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:28
Last train departs at:
22:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere train schedules

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) → Shere
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Shere is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Shere is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 35 min.

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The fastest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs £45 - £60.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Gomshall via Redhill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 21m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Shere is 14 miles. The road distance is 21.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere without a car is to train which takes 1h 21m and costs £9 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1h 21m to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere, including transfers.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Gomshall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere is 22 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere.

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  • Distance: 13.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 21m

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere via Redhill in around 1h 21m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Redhill
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£3 - £5
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Redhill
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£4 - £6
Anytime Day 1st Class
£7 - £10
Train from Redhill to Gomshall
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£6 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£11 - £15
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Shere
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
Majestic Cars UK Limited
Phone
+44 207 1276 550
Website
majestictaxis.com
Henfield Private Hire
Phone
+44 7825 794 634
Website
henfieldprivatehire.co.uk
Gatwick Cars
Phone
+44 1293 550 000
Website
taxis.gatwickairport.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Shere
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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