There are 5 ways to get from Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus or car

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Train Merseyrail Electrics  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Melton Mowbray to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$36 - $50

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Bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to London Gatwick Airport South National Express / ...

$33 - $53

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$86 - $124

Train via Peterborough  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Melton Mowbray to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Gatwick Airport

$58 - $110

Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 158.8 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Melton Mowbray, College of Further Education and arriving at London Gatwick Airport South via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Melton Mowbray and arriving at Gatwick Airport via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between Melton Mowbray and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 116 miles. The road distance is 158.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 46 min and costs £28 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leicester St Margarets Bus Station.

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Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, depart from Melton Mowbray station.

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The best way to get from Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 2 h 46 min and costs £28 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £25 - £45 and takes 5 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 116.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 46 min

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

You can take a train from Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London St Pancras International and London St Pancras International LL in around 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Peterborough to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Train from Melton Mowbray to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to London Gatwick Airport South
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 159 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to drive from Melton Mowbray to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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