There are 10 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 24 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 - $173

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 36 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 Leeds National Express / ...

$39 - $77

8 alternative options

Train via Peterborough  •  4 h 31 min

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

$72 - $103

Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 31 min

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

$126 - $204

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

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

$50 - $80

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train, line 1 bus  •  4 h 37 min

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

$127 - $319

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 42 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

$151 - $379

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, train  •  5 h 16 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

$143 - $444

Train to Southampton, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6 h 8 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

$132 - $349

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 35 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 - $411

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 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire via London Victoria Coach Station, Leeds, Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange), and York, Station Road (Central Interchange) in around 8 h 36 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 Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
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
$15 - $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 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from Peterborough to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$24 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
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 - $27
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 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
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
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
South Western Railway
Bus operators
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 Leeds
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Yorkshire is 318 km. The road distance is 398 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire is to bus which costs £29 - £60 and takes 8 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire is to train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs £35 - £130.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London 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 36 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Yorkshire, including transfers.

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