There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sydenham Station by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train Southern, line 197 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to East Croydon
  2. Take the line 197 bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Sydenham Station Kirkdale 197

$13 - $17

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Train Thameslink, line 197 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Norwood Junction
  2. Take the line 197 bus from South Norwood, Norwood Junction Station to Sydenham Station Kirkdale 197

$13 - $17

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sydenham Station 25.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sydenham Station 25.8 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Sydenham Station 25.8 miles

$110 - $160

Uber  •  39 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sydenham Station 25.8 miles

$60 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sydenham Station is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sydenham Station is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Sydenham Station is 19 miles. The road distance is 25.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sydenham Station without a car is to train and line 197 bus which takes 46 min and costs £9 - £14.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sydenham Station is 26 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sydenham Station.

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There are 8212+ hotels available in Sydenham Station. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sydenham Station.
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  • Distance: 19.4 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

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

There is no direct connection from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sydenham Station. However, you can take the train to East Croydon, take the walk to Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station, then take the line 197 bus to Sydenham Station Kirkdale. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sydenham Station via Norwood Junction and South Norwood, Norwood Junction Station in around 54 min.

Train operators
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
Train from Gatwick Airport to Norwood Junction
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Sydenham Station Kirkdale
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Norwood, Norwood Junction Station to Sydenham Station Kirkdale
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sydenham Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$60 - $80
Access
$65 - $90
Assist
$65 - $90
UberX
$65 - $90
UberXL
$95 - $130
Exec
$120 - $180
Lux
$210 - $290
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sydenham Station
Ave. Duration
39 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
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Sydenham Station
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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