There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly London Gatwick to Exeter, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Exeter (EXT) LGW - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Totnes

$200 - $463

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Bus  •  6 h 40 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 Totnes National Express

$74 - $92

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Fly London Gatwick to Newquay, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  2. Take the train from Newquay to Plymouth

$87 - $261

Train to London City, fly to Exeter, train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Totnes

$93 - $345

Train Great Western Railway  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Totnes

$123 - $231

Train South Western Railway  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Totnes

$79 - $151

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes 208.6 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) station to Totnes. However, there are services departing from South Terminal Bus Station and arriving at Totnes via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Totnes via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 7 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Totnes is 163 miles. The road distance is 208.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes without a car is to train which takes 5 h 7 min and costs £90 - £180.

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It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes, including transfers.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes is to train which takes 5 h 7 min and costs £90 - £180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £55 - £70 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes.
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  • Distance: 162.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 29 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes via Reading in around 5 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 6 h 40 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Newquay, Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Alicante
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from London Gatwick to Exeter via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
CrossCountry
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Totnes
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Train from Newquay to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Reading to Totnes
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $180
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Totnes
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
nationalexpress.com

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There is no direct flight from London Gatwick Airport to Exeter Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Totnes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes is 209 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Totnes.

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Ryanair, Aurigny, British Airways and two other airlines offer flights from London Gatwick Airport to Exeter Airport.

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