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

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Tube, train  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the Tube from Loughton Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$20 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Victoria Bus Station N38
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express

$18 - $21

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Line 20 bus, Tube, train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Walthamstow Central Station 20
  2. Take the Tube from Walthamstow Central Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$23 - $50

Train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport

$22 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Loughton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 63.3 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take a town car from Loughton to London Gatwick Airport 63.3 miles

$180 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Loughton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Loughton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Loughton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Loughton, Forest Road and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via Walthamstow Bus Station and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Loughton and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 35 miles. The road distance is 63.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Loughton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to Tube and train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs £15 - £26.

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Loughton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Loughton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Walthamstow Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Loughton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs £16 - £28. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £16 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Loughton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to drive from Loughton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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  • Distance: 35.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

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

You can take a train from Loughton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Stratford Underground Station, Stratford (London), and Clapham Junction in around 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Loughton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Walthamstow Central Station, Walthamstow Bus Station, Victoria Bus Station, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 3 h 50 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Loughton Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Walthamstow Central Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $7
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Walthamstow Central Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Loughton to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$180 - $250

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