There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wincanton by train, bus or car

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 South Western Railway  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Gillingham (Dorset)

$55 - $82

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to Heathrow Airport London 727 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Ringwood
  3. Take the bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Wincanton, Mount Carmel Primary School 28

$44 - $58

4 alternative options

Train, bus via Salisbury  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central
  2. Take the bus from Fisherton Street (Rail) to Wincanton Methodist Church 25

$71 - $108

Train Great Western Railway  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Castle Cary

$85 - $159

Train, bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central
  2. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Central Station to Salisbury, New Canal X7 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Wincanton, Mount Carmel Primary School 28

$71 - $93

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wincanton 126.9 miles

$27 - $40

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

South Western Railway operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wincanton hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wincanton via Heathrow Airport London, Ringwood, Ringwood, Meeting House Lane, and Salisbury, New Canal in around 6 h 38 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Reading to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $100
Bus operators
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Fisherton Street (Rail) to Wincanton Methodist Church
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Central Station to Salisbury, New Canal
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Tourist Coaches
Website
touristcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, New Canal to Wincanton, Mount Carmel Primary School
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
touristcoaches.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Ringwood
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
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 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

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Questions & Answers

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

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Wincanton is 157 km. The road distance is 203 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wincanton is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wincanton is to drive which takes 2 h 8 min and costs £19 - £29.

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

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wincanton. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Wincanton, Mount Carmel Primary School via Heathrow Airport London, Ringwood, Meeting House Lane and Salisbury, New Canal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 38 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Wincanton, including transfers.