There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City by train, bus, night train, 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 Gatwick Express  •  1 h 26 min

$37 - $85

Cheapest option

Night train  •  1 h 37 min

$22 - $30

4 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  1 h 49 min

$26 - $66

Train, line 300 bus  •  2 h

  1. 300

$28 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. 73.2 miles

$15 - $23

Towncar  •  1 h 13 min

  1. 73.2 miles

$200 - $280

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Welwyn Garden City, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Highbury & Islington Underground Station, and Highbury & Islington in around 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Highbury & Islington to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Highbury & Islington to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $19
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to St Albans City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Night train from Gatwick Airport to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Welwyn Garden City, Sainsburys
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Welwyn Garden City
Estimated price
$200 - $280

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Welwyn Garden City is 72 km. The road distance is 117 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City is to drive which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £11 - £17.

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Welwyn Garden City. The journey takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City, including transfers.

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