There are 3 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southwold by train, bus or car

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, bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Ipswich
  3. Take the train from Ipswich to Halesworth
  4. Take the bus from Halesworth, Railway Station to Southwold, Kings Head X88 / ...

$65 - $105

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Norwich Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street to Southwold, Kings Head 146

$40 - $46

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southwold 140.9 miles

$30 - $45

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

You can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southwold via London Victoria Coach Station, Norwich Bus Station, and Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street in around 7 h 48 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Halesworth
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Konectbus
Phone
+44 1362 851210
Website
konectbus.co.uk
Bus from Halesworth, Railway Station to Southwold, Kings Head
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
konectbus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Norwich Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Borderbus
Website
border-bus.co.uk
Bus from Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street to Southwold, Kings Head
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
border-bus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southwold?

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Southwold is 182 km. The road distance is 225 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southwold?

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southwold is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southwold?

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southwold is to drive which takes 2 h 30 min and costs £21 - £35.

Is there a direct bus between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Southwold?

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southwold. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Southwold, Kings Head via London Victoria Coach Station and Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 48 min.

How long does it take to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southwold?

It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southwold, including transfers.

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