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There are 7 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the subway from Paddington station to Victoria station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Billingshurst

$56 - $81

Cheapest option

Bus, line 200 bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 200 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Horsham, station 200

$19 - $29

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Bus National Express, train  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Billingshurst

$22 - $33

Bus, train via East Croydon  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to East Croydon Rail Station X26
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to Billingshurst

$23 - $33

Taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex 47.3 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex 47.3 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to West Sussex 47.3 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and West Sussex is 33 miles. The road distance is 47.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex without a car is to train and subway which takes 2 h 38 min and costs £40 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex is 47 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex.
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  • Distance: 32.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 38 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and West Sussex, England?

You can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex via Gatwick Airport London South, Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal, Horsham, station, and Horsham in around 2 h 57 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Billingshurst
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Billingshurst
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Billingshurst
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
National Express
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Metrobus
Phone
+44 1293 449191
Email
info@metrobus.co.uk
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Horsham, station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrobus.co.uk
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to West Sussex
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to West Sussex
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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