There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Swanley by train, bus, 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, line 119 bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to East Croydon
  2. Take the line 119 bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Bromley South Station 119

$18 - $27

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Swanley

$27 - $52

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Swanley 32.9 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Swanley 32.9 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  34 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Swanley 32.9 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Swanley is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Swanley is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 34 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Swanley is 22 miles. The road distance is 32.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Swanley, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Swanley. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Swanley via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Swanley via London Victoria in around 1 h 13 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
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
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Bromley South Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Swanley
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Swanley
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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