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There are 7 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Gatwick Airport

$26 - $35

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Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...

$18 - $25

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to London Victoria Rail Station National Express
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$23 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 73.5 miles

$15 - $23

Towncar  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 73.5 miles

$190 - $270

Towncar #2  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport 73.5 miles

$190 - $270

Uber  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 73.5 miles

$200 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Luton Airport London and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Luton Airport Parkway and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 51 miles. The road distance is 73.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs £20 - £27.

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The train from Luton Airport Parkway to Gatwick Airport takes 1 h 36 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Luton Airport Parkway station.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs £20 - £27. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £19 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 51.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 36 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 3 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $25 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
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 Luton Airport London to London Victoria Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$200 - $250
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Pool
$200 - $250
Access
$220 - $300
Assist
$220 - $300
UberX
$220 - $300
UberXL
$310 - $420
Exec
$350 - $470
Lux
$550 - $800
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Towncar from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 74 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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