There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Drayton 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  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to West Drayton

$35 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 25 min

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

$17 - $26

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Drayton 45.3 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Drayton 45.3 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to West Drayton 45.3 miles

$150 - $220

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and West Drayton, Greater London, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Drayton via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Oxford Circus Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Drayton every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. Megabus UK also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to West Drayton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $11
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $14
Bus operators
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Drayton
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to West Drayton
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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Questions & Answers

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

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and West Drayton is 44 km. The road distance is 73 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Drayton is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 46 min.

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

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Drayton is to taxi which takes 46 min and costs £160 - £200.

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

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Drayton. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at West Drayton, Porters Way via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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

It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Drayton, including transfers.