There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welling by train, bus, taxi, 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 Thameslink  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Welling

$22 - $37

Cheapest option

Line 119 bus, line 269 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 119 bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Bromley North 119
  2. Take the line 269 bus from Bromley North to Sidcup Station Station Road 269

$13 - $18

4 alternative options

Train Gatwick Express  •  1 h 30 min

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

$35 - $51

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welling 41.9 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welling 41.9 miles

$9 - $13

Towncar  •  44 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Welling 41.9 miles

$140 - $210

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welling via London Bridge in around 1 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welling via East Croydon, East Croydon Rail Station, Bromley North, and Sidcup Station Station Road in around 1 h 46 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Welling
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Train from London Victoria to Welling
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Bromley North
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bromley North to Sidcup Station Station Road
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welling
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Welling
Estimated price
$140 - $210

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Welling is 39 km. The road distance is 67 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welling is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 44 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welling is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs £150 - £180.

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welling. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Welling via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welling, including transfers.