There are 8 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southbank Centre by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge

$16 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Vauxhall National Express / ...

$14 - $16

6 alternative options

Train, line 507 bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the line 507 bus from Victoria Bus Station to Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd 507 / ...

$19 - $38

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southbank Centre 30.5 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southbank Centre 30.5 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  50 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Gatwick Airport to Southbank Centre

$150 - $220

Towncar  •  50 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Southbank Centre 30.5 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  50 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southbank Centre 30.5 miles

$65 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southbank Centre is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southbank Centre is to train which costs £11 - £21 and takes 40 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Southbank Centre is 24 miles. The road distance is 30.5 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 40 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southbank Centre, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southbank Centre. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at Waterloo, County Hall via Vauxhall Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southbank Centre every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 28 min. Southern also services this route once daily. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southbank Centre every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 33 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
National Express
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southbank Centre
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$65 - $85
uberACCESS
$75 - $110
uberASSIST
$75 - $110
uberX
$75 - $110
uberXL
$110 - $150
UberEXEC
$150 - $210
UberLUX
$250 - $350
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southbank Centre
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$140 - $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
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to Southbank Centre
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Southbank Centre
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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