There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, line 235 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Feltham
  3. Take the line 235 bus from Feltham Station Victoria Rd to Sunbury, The Three Fishes 235

$23 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus, line 216 bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Sutton 025
  2. Take the bus from Sutton Head Post Office to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston X26
  3. Take the line 216 bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Sunbury, The Three Fishes 216

$16 - $17

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Train  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Upper Halliford

$22 - $34

Bus, line 555 bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 230 / ...
  2. Take the line 555 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 to Sunbury, Green Way 555

$19 - $22

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames 35.7 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames 35.7 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  42 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Sunbury-on-Thames 35.7 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) station to Sunbury-on-Thames. However, there are services departing from South Terminal Bus Station and arriving at Sunbury, Green Way via Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Upper Halliford via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Sunbury-on-Thames is 21 miles. The road distance is 35.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames without a car is to train and line 235 bus which takes 1 h 11 min and costs £17 - £27.

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames, including transfers.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames train services, operated by Southern, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames is to train which takes 1 h 22 min and costs £17 - £26. Alternatively, you can bus and line 555 bus, which costs £14 - £17 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames bus services, operated by Hallmark Buses, arrive at Sunbury, Green Way station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Upper Halliford station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames.
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  • Distance: 20.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 11 min

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Sunbury-on-Thames, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames via Clapham Junction in around 1 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames via Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Feltham
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Upper Halliford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Metroline Travel
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl.gov.uk
Website
metroline.co.uk
Bus from Feltham Station Victoria Rd to Sunbury, The Three Fishes
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
metroline.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
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Sutton
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Hallmark Buses
Website
hallmarkbus.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 to Sunbury, Green Way
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
hallmarkbus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sutton Head Post Office to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Sunbury, The Three Fishes
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sunbury-on-Thames
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Sunbury-on-Thames
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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