There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wantage by train, bus, car 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 Great Western Railway, bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the bus from Didcot, Parkway Station to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel) 32A|Connector / ...

$44 - $80

4 alternative options

Train, bus Stagecoach Oxfordshire  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
  3. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H4) to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel) S9 / ...

$52 - $64

Bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) OXF|the airline
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H4) to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel) S9 / ...

$46

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wantage 87.2 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Wantage 87.2 miles

$230 - $330

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

You can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wantage via Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) and Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H4) in around 3 h 32 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Didcot, Parkway Station to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H4) to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Wantage
Estimated price
$230 - $330

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wantage?

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Wantage is 100 km. The road distance is 140 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wantage?

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wantage is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wantage?

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wantage is to drive which takes 1 h 34 min and costs £13 - £20.

Is there a direct bus between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Wantage?

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wantage. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station and arriving at Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel) via Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H4). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 32 min.

How long does it take to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wantage?

It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wantage, including transfers.