There are 4 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester 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  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Worcester Shrub Hill

$74 - $136

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 5 min

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

$25 - $32

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) OXF|the airline
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Worcester Shrub Hill

$68 - $104

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester 152.9 miles

$30 - $50

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester via Reading in around 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester via London Victoria Coach Station in around 6 h 5 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
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Reading to Worcester Shrub Hill
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
Train from Oxford to Worcester Shrub Hill
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Worcester
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Worcester is 183 km. The road distance is 245 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester is to bus which costs £18 - £24 and takes 6 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester is to drive which takes 2 h 33 min and costs £24 - £40.

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Worcester Shrub Hill via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Worcester via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester, including transfers.