There are 9 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train Gatwick Express  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

$18 - $39

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Bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, Eccleston Bridge to Temple, Aldwych 11 / ...

$14 - $16

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Train Thameslink  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars

$14 - $19

Train, line 87 bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the line 87 bus from Clapham Junction Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane 87 / ...

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House 31.4 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House 31.4 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  51 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Gatwick Airport to Somerset House

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  51 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Somerset House 31.4 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  51 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House 31.4 miles

$75 - $95

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Temple, Aldwych via Victoria, Eccleston Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at London Blackfriars. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Somerset House is 25 miles. The road distance is 31.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London South station.

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

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House is to train which takes 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 9 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Temple, Aldwych station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at London Blackfriars station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House.
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  • Distance: 24.7 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

Gatwick Express operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 26 min. Southern also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House via London Victoria Coach Station, Victoria, Eccleston Bridge, and Temple, Aldwych in around 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Victoria, Eccleston Bridge to Temple, Aldwych
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Temple, Aldwych
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$75 - $95
Access
$75 - $110
Assist
$75 - $110
UberX
$75 - $110
UberXL
$110 - $160
Exec
$150 - $210
Lux
$250 - $350
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to Somerset House
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Somerset House
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House is 31 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Somerset House.

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