There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Winchester by train, bus, car or towncar

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 via Clapham Junction  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Winchester

$38 - $58

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to Heathrow Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Winchester National Express / ...

$23 - $36

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central

$56 - $117

Train Great Western Railway  •  2 h 26 min

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

$65 - $109

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Winchester 79.6 miles

$17 - $25

Towncar  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Winchester 79.6 miles

$220 - $310

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Winchester via Clapham Junction in around 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Winchester via Heathrow Airport London in around 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Winchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Winchester
Estimated price
$220 - $310

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Winchester?

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Winchester is 81 km. The road distance is 127 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Winchester?

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Winchester is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Winchester?

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Winchester is to drive which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £12 - £18.

Is there a direct train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Winchester?

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Winchester. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Winchester via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

Is there a direct bus between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Winchester?

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Winchester. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Winchester via Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Winchester?

It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Winchester, including transfers.