There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Seven Sisters Underground Station Victoria

$19 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Bus Station to Lower Clapton, Lea Bridge Road Upper Clapton Road N38

$15 - $17

5 alternative options

Train, line 253 bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Finsbury Park
  2. Take the line 253 bus from Finsbury Park to Upper Clapton, Jessam Avenue N253 / ...

$19 - $24

Train  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Hackney Central

$21 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton 50.7 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Upper Clapton 50.7 miles

$150 - $220

Uber  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton 50.7 miles

$120 - $150

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Lower Clapton, Lea Bridge Road Upper Clapton Road via Victoria Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Upper Clapton is 29 miles. The road distance is 50.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton without a car is to train and Tube which takes 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London South station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton is to train which takes 1 h 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 54 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Lower Clapton, Lea Bridge Road Upper Clapton Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton is 51 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton.

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There are 8186+ hotels available in Upper Clapton. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton.
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  • Distance: 28.9 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton via Clapham Junction, Hackney Central, and Hackney Central Station in around 1 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton via London Victoria Coach Station and Victoria Bus Station in around 2 h 54 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Hackney Central
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $6
Cash
$8 - $11
Oyster Card
$6 - $9
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Finsbury Park to Upper Clapton, Jessam Avenue
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Victoria Bus Station to Lower Clapton, Lea Bridge Road Upper Clapton Road
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Upper Clapton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$120 - $150
Access
$120 - $170
Assist
$120 - $170
UberX
$120 - $170
UberXL
$180 - $250
Exec
$240 - $340
Lux
$410 - $550
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Upper Clapton
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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