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There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Woodford by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the subway from Bank station to South Woodford station Central

$19 - $26

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Bus Station to Walthamstow Central Station N38

$15 - $16

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Stratford (London)

$21 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Woodford 55.4 miles

$11 - $18

Towncar  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to South Woodford 55.4 miles

$160 - $230

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Woodford. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at South Woodford, Grove Hill via Victoria Bus Station and Walthamstow Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and South Woodford is 31 miles. The road distance is 55.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Woodford without a car is to train and subway which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £14 - £20.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Woodford, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Woodford is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs £16 - £27. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £13 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Woodford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Walthamstow Central Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Woodford is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Woodford.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Woodford.
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  • Distance: 31.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Woodford via Clapham Junction, Stratford (London), and Stratford station in around 1 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to South Woodford via London Victoria Coach Station, Victoria Bus Station, and Walthamstow Central Station in around 3 h 36 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
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $7
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$6 - $10
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.

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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
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to South Woodford
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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