There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Ockendon by train, subway, bus, taxi, 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.

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Train Thameslink, Tube  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
  3. Take the train from West Ham to Ockendon

$24 - $33

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Bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Romford Station N15

$19 - $23

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Train Gatwick Express, Tube  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Upminster Underground Station District

$26 - $50

Train, Tube  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the Tube from Blackfriars Underground Station to Upminster Underground Station District

$24 - $33

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Ockendon 42.3 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Ockendon 42.3 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to South Ockendon 42.3 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Ockendon. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at South Ockendon, Elwick Road via Victoria, Eccleston Bridge, Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and Romford Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and South Ockendon is 31 miles. The road distance is 42.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Ockendon without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Ockendon, including transfers.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Ockendon bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Romford Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Ockendon is 42 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Ockendon.

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There are 387+ hotels available in South Ockendon. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Ockendon.
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  • Distance: 31.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

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

You can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Ockendon via London Victoria Coach Station, Victoria, Eccleston Bridge, Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross, and Romford Station in around 4 h 24 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
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Upminster Underground Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars Underground Station to Upminster Underground Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Ockendon
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
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
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Ockendon
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to South Ockendon
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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