There are 9 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Helens Junction Station by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Warrington Bank Quay

$121 - $215

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester National Express

$37 - $49

7 alternative options

Train via Crewe  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to St Helens Junction

$123 - $197

Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Manchester Piccadilly

$115 - $192

Drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Helens Junction Station 236.9 miles

$50 - $75

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to St Helens Junction

$121 - $346

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to St Helens Junction

$110 - $378

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to St Helens Junction

$88 - $217

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Lea Green

$133 - $307

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Helens Junction Station is to bus which costs £27 - £40 and takes 8 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Helens Junction Station is to drive which takes 3 h 52 min and costs £35 - £60.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and St Helens Junction Station is 306 km. The road distance is 379 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Helens Junction Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Helens Junction Station. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at St Helens Junction via London Euston and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Helens Junction Station via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London Euston, and Warrington Bank Quay in around 4 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to St Helens Junction Station via London Victoria Coach Station, Manchester, and Manchester Oxford Road in around 8 h 51 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from London Euston to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $150
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
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
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Crewe to St Helens Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to St Helens Junction
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
South Western Railway
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Lea Green
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Bus operators
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
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com

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