There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Austell by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly, line 21 bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to St Austell, Bus Station

$49 - $166

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Train  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to St Austell

$147 - $269

Train South Western Railway  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell

$109 - $186

Bus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to St Austell National Express

$98 - $116

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Austell 261.7 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Austell is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Austell is to fly and line 21 bus which costs £35 - £140 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and St Austell is 211 miles. The road distance is 261.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Austell, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Austell. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at St Austell via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Austell. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at St Austell via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 51 min.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Austell without a car is to train which takes 5 h 51 min and costs £110 - £220.

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

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Austell.
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  • Distance: 210.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Austell via Reading in around 5 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Austell via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 9 h 50 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Train from Reading to St Austell
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $220
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Austell
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to St Austell
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
nationalexpress.com

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