There are 9 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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 38 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Victoria Bus Station to Soho, Trocadero Haymarket 38 / ...

$18 - $37

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Victoria National Express / ...

$14 - $16

7 alternative options

Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge

$18 - $30

Train, line 87 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the line 87 bus from Clapham Junction Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross 87 / ...

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square 31.5 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square 31.5 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  51 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Gatwick Airport to W London Leicester Square

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  51 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to W London Leicester Square 31.5 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  51 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square 31.5 miles

$65 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square is to train and line 38 bus which costs £14 - £30 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and W London Leicester Square is 25 miles. The road distance is 31.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at Soho, Trocadero Haymarket via Victoria Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at London Charing Cross via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square is to train which takes 47 min and costs £14 - £24. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £13 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square.
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  • Distance: 24.7 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and W London Leicester Square, England?

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 28 min. Southern also services this route once daily. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
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 - $21
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Victoria Bus Station to Soho, Trocadero Haymarket
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$65 - $95
Access
$80 - $120
Assist
$80 - $120
UberX
$80 - $120
UberXL
$120 - $160
Exec
$150 - $210
Lux
$240 - $340
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to W London Leicester Square
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to W London Leicester Square
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to W London Leicester Square
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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