There are 4 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City by train, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Finsbury Park
  2. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City

£23 - £30

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Train via London  •  1h 37m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from Highbury & Islington to Welwyn Garden City

£19 - £38

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 13m

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City 73.2 miles

£12 - £19

Towncar  •  1h 13m

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Welwyn Garden City 73.2 miles

£150 - £210

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Welwyn Garden City via Finsbury Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 31m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Welwyn Garden City is 45 miles. The road distance is 73.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City without a car is to train which takes 1h 31m and costs £23 - £30.

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It takes approximately 1h 31m to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Welwyn Garden City station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1h 13m to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Welwyn Garden City.

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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 Finsbury Park in around 1h 31m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£15 - £19
Train from Finsbury Park to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £11
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£9 - £11
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Welwyn Garden City
Estimated price
£150 - £210

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