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There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Swansea
  3. Take the train from Swansea to Whitland

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Train, bus  •  7h 52m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Carmarthen National Express

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9h 19m

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport to Swansea University Bay Campus London Gatwick Airport - Swansea Quadrant Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Swansea to Whitland

Drive  •  4h 3m

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland 244 miles

Fly, train  •  7h 59m

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Bristol (BRS) LGW - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Whitland

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland by train

The train journey time between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Whitland is around 6h 10m and covers a distance of around 252 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 33m. Operated by First Great Western Service and Transport for Wales, the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland train service departs from Gatwick Airport and arrives in Whitland. Typically 80 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

80 Weekly Trains
6h 10m Average Duration
£101 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland is to train and bus which costs £30 - £55 and takes 7h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Whitland via Reading and Swansea. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 10m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Whitland is 198 miles. The road distance is 244 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland without a car is to train which takes 6h 10m and costs £100 - £140.

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It takes approximately 6h 10m to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland train services, operated by First Great Western Service, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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There is no direct flight from London Gatwick Airport to Bristol Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 25m and has one stopover.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Whitland station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland is 244 miles. It takes approximately 4h 3m to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland.
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  • Distance: 198.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 10m

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Whitland, Wales?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Whitland via Reading and Swansea in around 6h 10m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Bristol via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £190
Flights from London Gatwick to Bristol via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £190
Flights from London Gatwick to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from London Gatwick to Bristol via Inverness
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£50 - £210
Flights from London Gatwick to Bristol via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £220
Flights from London Gatwick to Bristol via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £230
Flights from London Gatwick to Bristol via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£40 - £170
Flights from London Gatwick to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from London Gatwick to Bristol via Faro
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£85 - £330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£15 - £100
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Bristol via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £380
TUI Airways
Website
tui.co.uk
Flights from London Gatwick to Bristol via Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £550
Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £25
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Reading to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £70
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£55 - £70
Anytime Day 1st Class
£95 - £130
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £35
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Swansea to Whitland
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Cardiff Central to Whitland
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £65
Website
tfw.wales
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express

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