There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Tenterden 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 12 bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Redhill to Tonbridge
  2. Take the train from Tonbridge to Headcorn
  3. Take the line 12 bus from Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt to Tenterden, Old Post Office 12

$30 - $46

Cheapest option

Line 400 bus, line 291 bus, bus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 400 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) 400
  2. Take the line 291 bus from East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 291
  3. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) 297 / ...

$24

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Tenterden 46.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Tenterden 46.2 miles

$9 - $15

Towncar  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Tenterden 46.2 miles

$150 - $210

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Tenterden. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and arriving at Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) via East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) and Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Tenterden is 38 miles. The road distance is 46.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Tenterden without a car is to train and line 12 bus which takes 2 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Tenterden, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Tenterden bus services, operated by Metrobus, depart from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Tenterden bus services, operated by Renown Coaches, arrive at Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Tenterden is 46 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Tenterden.

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There are 579+ hotels available in Tenterden. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Tenterden.
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  • Distance: 37.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 23 min

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

You can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Tenterden via East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) and Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial in around 3 h 31 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt to Tenterden, Old Post Office
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Renown Coaches
Phone
01424 210744
Email
info@renowngroup.co.uk
Website
renowngroup.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
renowngroup.co.uk
Hams Travel
Phone
01580 879537
Email
info@hamstravel.co.uk
Website
hamstravel.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, Monson Road (Adult Education Centre) to Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Hams Travel
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Tenterden
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 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
1 h 8 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Tenterden
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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