There are 5 ways to get from New Eltham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, 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  •  1 h 8 min

$22 - $62

Cheapest option

Line 314 bus, line 119 bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. 314
  2. 119

$12 - $48

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. 37.1 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  39 min

  1. 37.1 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. 37.1 miles

$130 - $190

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

You can take a train from New Eltham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Bridge in around 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Eltham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Bromley North, East Croydon Rail Station, and East Croydon in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from New Eltham to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $25
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from New Eltham Stn Footscray Road to Bromley North
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bromley North to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from New Eltham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New Eltham to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New Eltham and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 35 km. The road distance is 59 km.

The cheapest way to get from New Eltham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 39 min.

The quickest way to get from New Eltham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs £130 - £160.

No, there is no direct train from New Eltham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from New Eltham and arriving at Gatwick Airport via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from New Eltham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.