There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Streatham by train, bus, night train, taxi, car 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  •  46 min

$12 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. National Express / ...

$10 - $13

5 alternative options

Night train  •  38 min

$12 - $19

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. 24.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  36 min

  1. 24.8 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  36 min

  1. 24.8 miles

$110 - $160

Uber  •  36 min

  1. 24.8 miles

$75 - $110

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Streatham via East Croydon in around 46 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Streatham every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Streatham Common
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Night train from Gatwick Airport to Streatham Common
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
National Express
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Streatham
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$75 - $110
uberACCESS
$85 - $120
uberASSIST
$85 - $120
uberX
$85 - $120
uberXL
$120 - $170
UberEXEC
$120 - $170
UberLUX
$200 - $280
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Streatham
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Streatham
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Streatham is 30 km. The road distance is 40 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Streatham is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 36 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Streatham is to taxi which takes 36 min and costs £90 - £110.

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Streatham Common. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at London Streatham. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 46 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Streatham, including transfers.