There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Kent by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train via St Pancras International  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West

$50 - $70

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Bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to University of Kent, Keynes College (Keynes College Layby) 007 / ...

$21 - $27

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 50 min

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

$49 - $83

Bus, line 7 bus, line 333 bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Three Bridges Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 291
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Chequers Bus Station 7 / ...
  3. Take the line 333 bus from Chequers Bus Station to Faversham, Crescent Road (Tesco) 333

$34

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Kent 69.2 miles

$14 - $22

Towncar  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to University of Kent 69.2 miles

$190 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Kent is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Kent is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Kent. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at University of Kent, Keynes College (Keynes College Layby) via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Kent. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Canterbury West via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and University of Kent is 54 miles. The road distance is 69.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Kent without a car is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs £35 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Kent, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Kent bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London South station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Kent.
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  • Distance: 54.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Kent via London St Pancras International LL, St Pancras International, and Canterbury West in around 2 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Kent via London Victoria Coach Station, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, and University of Kent in around 4 h 34 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from London Victoria to Canterbury East
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
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 Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to University of Kent, Keynes College (Keynes College Layby)
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Three Bridges Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Chequers Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chequers Bus Station to Faversham, Crescent Road (Tesco)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to University of Kent
Estimated price
$190 - $260

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