There are 4 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 57m

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

£50 - £121

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Bus  •  5h 15m

  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 Worcester National Express

£11 - £26

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane OXF - the airline
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Worcester Shrub Hill

£51 - £83

Drive  •  2h 34m

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

£26 - £40

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester is to bus which costs £11 - £26 and takes 5h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester. However, there are services departing from GATWICK Airport London South and arriving at Worcester via HEATHROW Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 15m.

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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 3h 57m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Worcester is 114 miles. The road distance is 152.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester without a car is to train which takes 3h 57m and costs £50 - £130.

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It takes approximately 3h 57m to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester, including transfers.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester.
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  • Distance: 114.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 57m

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 3h 57m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester via HEATHROW Airport London T2,3 in around 5h 15m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £50
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Reading to Worcester Shrub Hill
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £75
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £75
Train from Oxford to Worcester Shrub Hill
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £50
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£22 - £27
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from GATWICK Airport London South to HEATHROW Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Bus from HEATHROW Airport London T2,3 to Worcester
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express
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
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
Megabus UK

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester is to train which takes 3h 57m and costs £50 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £26 and takes 5h 15m.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Worcester station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Worcester Shrub Hill station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester is 153 miles. It takes approximately 2h 34m to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Worcester.

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