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

Tube, train  •  1 h

  1. Victoria

$26 - $85

Cheapest option

Train Thameslink  •  1 h 31 min

$23 - $62

3 alternative options

Train via Clapham Junction  •  1 h 52 min

$25 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. 69.5 miles

$14 - $22

Towncar  •  1 h 10 min

  1. 69.5 miles

$190 - $270

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

Thameslink operates a train from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $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
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to Highbury & Islington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Highbury & Islington to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $6
Cash
$7 - $11
Oyster Card
$5 - $8
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Potters Bar and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 61 km. The road distance is 111 km.

The cheapest way to get from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Potters Bar to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to Tube and train which takes 1 h and costs £19 - £65.

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 Finsbury Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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