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

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Train Gatwick Express  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Brighton
  2. Take the train from Brighton to Falmer

$16 - $36

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Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Brighton, St Peter's Church 201 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brighton, St Peter's Church to University of Sussex, North-South Road (Chichester) 25X / ...

$13 - $14

4 alternative options

Train via Lewes  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Lewes

$16 - $25

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex 27.2 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex 27.2 miles

$5 - $9

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to University of Sussex 27.2 miles

$110 - $170

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) station to University of Sussex. However, there are services departing from South Terminal Bus Station and arriving at University of Sussex, North-South Road (Chichester) via Brighton, St Peter's Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Falmer via Brighton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and University of Sussex is 21 miles. The road distance is 27.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex without a car is to train which takes 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex, including transfers.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex train services, operated by Gatwick Express, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex is to train which takes 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 5 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex bus services, operated by Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company, arrive at University of Sussex, North-South Road (Chichester) station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Falmer station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex.
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  • Distance: 20.5 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex via Brighton and Falmer in around 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex via Brighton, St Peter's Church and University of Sussex, North-South Road (Chichester) in around 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Brighton
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Brighton to Falmer
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Lewes
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Brighton, St Peter's Church
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Brighton, St Peter's Church to University of Sussex, North-South Road (Chichester)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to University of Sussex
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex is 27 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to University of Sussex.

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