There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Woolwich Arsenal Station by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Woolwich Arsenal

$20 - $35

Cheapest option

Line 197 bus, line 122 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 197 bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Sydenham Station Kirkdale 197
  2. Take the line 122 bus from Sydenham Station Kirkdale to Woolwich Arsenal Station 122

$13 - $17

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Stockwell National Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr

$17 - $23

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Woolwich Arsenal Station 42.9 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Woolwich Arsenal Station 42.9 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  49 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Woolwich Arsenal Station 42.9 miles

$140 - $200

Uber  •  49 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Woolwich Arsenal Station 42.9 miles

$90 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Woolwich Arsenal Station is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Woolwich Arsenal Station is to taxi which costs £150 - £190 and takes 49 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Woolwich Arsenal Station is 25 miles. The road distance is 42.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Woolwich Arsenal Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Woolwich Arsenal Station. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Woolwich Arsenal via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Woolwich Arsenal Station, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Woolwich Arsenal Station via London Bridge in around 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Woolwich Arsenal Station via East Croydon, Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station, and Sydenham Station Kirkdale in around 1 h 47 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Sydenham Station Kirkdale
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sydenham Station Kirkdale to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$90 - $120
uberACCESS
$100 - $150
uberASSIST
$100 - $150
uberX
$100 - $150
uberXL
$160 - $210
UberEXEC
$210 - $290
UberLUX
$360 - $490
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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