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

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Recommended option

Train Gatwick Express, subway  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the subway from Victoria station to West Kensington station District

$18 - $39

Cheapest option

Train Thameslink, subway  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the subway from Blackfriars station to West Kensington station District

$17 - $22

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Bus  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to London Earl's Court National Express / ...

$18 - $27

Taxi  •  50 min

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

$150 - $190

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

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  50 min

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

$120 - $180

Uber  •  50 min

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

$90 - $120

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington is to train and subway which costs £13 - £30 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at London Earl's Court via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and West Kensington is 23 miles. The road distance is 32.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington without a car is to train and subway which takes 40 min and costs £13 - £30.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London South station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Earl's Court station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington is 32 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington.
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  • Distance: 23.3 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

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

You can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 2 h 1 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria station to West Kensington station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars station to West Kensington station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to London Earl's Court
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Book at
uk.megabus.com
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
$90 - $120
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$90 - $120
Access
$95 - $140
Assist
$95 - $140
UberX
$95 - $140
UberXL
$140 - $190
Exec
$150 - $220
Lux
$250 - $350
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to West Kensington
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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
$150 - $210
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to West Kensington
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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