There are 9 ways to get from Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train LNER  •  3 h 14 min

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

$48 - $157

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Bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express

$29 - $38

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  3 h 49 min

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

$47 - $134

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$106 - $179

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 202.9 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Rotherham Central to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$116 - $286

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$133 - $368

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  4. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$116 - $376

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Southampton, train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Rotherham Central to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Southampton (SOU) LBA - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Clapham Junction

$130 - $314

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs £22 - £30 and takes 7 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs £35 - £120 and takes 3 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotherham station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Rotherham Forge Island Bus Station and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Rotherham Central and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Doncaster and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between Rotherham and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 166 miles. The road distance is 202.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 14 min and costs £35 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by LNER, depart from Doncaster station.

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The best way to get from Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 3 h 14 min and costs £35 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £22 - £30 and takes 7 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 166 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

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

You can take a train from Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Doncaster, London Kings Cross, and London St Pancras International LL in around 3 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange, Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 7 h 14 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $75
Super Off-Peak Single
$80 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $120
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Doncaster to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $130
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 - $20
Schedules at
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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
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 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
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Greater Anglia
South Western Railway
Bus operators
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 Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
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

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The quickest flight from Leeds Bradford Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 203 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to drive from Rotherham to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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British Airways offers flights from Leeds Bradford Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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