There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sudbury by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Marks Tey

$41 - $58

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Line 344 bus, train, line 754 bus  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 344 bus from Clapham Junction Station to Liverpool Street Station 344 / ...
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Colchester
  3. Take the line 754 bus from Colchester, The Bricklayers Arms to Sudbury, Bus Station 754

$46 - $65

Bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 230 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Colchester National Express / ...

$51 - $63

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sudbury 90.9 miles

$19 - $29

Towncar  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Sudbury 90.9 miles

$220 - $310

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) station to Sudbury station. However, there are services departing from South Terminal Bus Station and arriving at Sudbury, Bus Station via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 9 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Sudbury is 72 miles. The road distance is 90.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sudbury without a car is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sudbury, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sudbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at South Terminal Bus Station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sudbury is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 9 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sudbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Colchester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sudbury is 91 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sudbury.

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There are 237+ hotels available in Sudbury. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sudbury.
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  • Distance: 72.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sudbury via London Bridge, London Bridge Underground Station, Stratford Underground Station, Stratford (London), and Marks Tey in around 3 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sudbury via Heathrow Central Bus Station, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Colchester, and Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) in around 6 h 9 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Marks Tey
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Colchester
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Station to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Chambers
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
info@chamberscoaches.co.uk
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester, The Bricklayers Arms to Sudbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Colchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Sudbury
Estimated price
$220 - $310

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