There are 11 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to York

$47 - $172

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Bus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express / ...

$39 - $76

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Train via Peterborough  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to York

$70 - $97

Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to York

$120 - $193

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire 248.8 miles

$50 - $80

Train, Tube to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, line 1 bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  4. Take the train from Leeds to York
  5. Take the line 1 bus from York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) to Chapelfields Shops

$118 - $317

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$142 - $377

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to York

$134 - $442

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$132 - $410

Train to Southampton, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to York

$131 - $349

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$110 - $249

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire is to bus which costs £29 - £60 and takes 8 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire is to train which costs £35 - £140 and takes 3 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Chapelfields Shops via London Victoria Coach Station, Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) and York, Station Road (Central Interchange). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 17 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Yorkshire is 199 miles. The road distance is 248.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire without a car is to train which takes 3 h 26 min and costs £35 - £140.

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It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire is to train which takes 3 h 26 min and costs £35 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £60 and takes 8 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire.
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  • Distance: 199.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 26 min

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire via London St Pancras International LL, London Kings Cross, York, and York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) in around 3 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire via London Victoria Coach Station, Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange), and York, Station Road (Central Interchange) in around 8 h 17 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from Peterborough to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Grand Central
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 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to York
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $140
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
South Western Railway
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 Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire is 249 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport.

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