There are 8 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to West Brompton

$16 - $25

7 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the Tube from Blackfriars Underground Station to West Kensington Underground Station District

$18 - $25

Train, bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Victoria to Earls Court, West Cromwell Road C1

$28 - $41

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington 32.4 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington 32.4 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  50 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Gatwick Airport to West Kensington

$160 - $230

Towncar  •  50 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to West Kensington 32.4 miles

$130 - $190

Uber  •  50 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington 32.4 miles

$110 - $160

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington via Clapham Junction in around 39 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to West Brompton
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to West Brompton
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$1 - $3
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars Underground Station to West Kensington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$110 - $160
uberACCESS
$120 - $170
uberASSIST
$120 - $170
uberX
$120 - $170
UberEXEC
$170 - $230
uberXL
$170 - $240
UberLUX
$270 - $370
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to West Kensington
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to West Kensington
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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Questions & Answers

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

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and West Kensington is 37 km. The road distance is 52 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 50 min.

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

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington is to train which takes 39 min and costs £11 - £19.

Is there a direct train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and West Kensington?

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at West Brompton via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 min.

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

It takes approximately 39 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington, including transfers.