There are 5 ways to get from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, car or towncar

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Train Gatwick Express  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Potters Bar to Highbury & Islington
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$26 - $50

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Train Thameslink  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Potters Bar to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$22 - $32

3 alternative options

Train Thameslink #2  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Gatwick Airport

$22 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 69.5 miles

$14 - $22

Towncar  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take a town car from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport 69.5 miles

$190 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs £20 - £40 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Potters Bar and arriving at Gatwick Airport via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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The distance between Potters Bar and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 38 miles. The road distance is 69.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs £20 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Potters Bar station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 69 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to drive from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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There are 310+ hotels available in London Gatwick Airport (LGW). Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 38 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

What companies run services between Potters Bar, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

You can take a train from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Highbury & Islington, Highbury & Islington Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to Highbury & Islington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Potters Bar to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Finsbury Park to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $260

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