There are 5 ways to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Tunbridge Wells to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$31 - $50

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Bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Three Bridges Station 291

$10 - $15

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Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 24.3 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 24.3 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  37 min

  1. Take a town car from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport 24.3 miles

$110 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Tunbridge Wells and arriving at Gatwick Airport via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

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The distance between Royal Tunbridge Wells and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 19 miles. The road distance is 24.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 23 min and costs £24 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Tunbridge Wells station.

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The best way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 1 h 23 min and costs £24 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 24 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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  • Distance: 18.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 23 min

What companies run services between Royal Tunbridge Wells, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

You can take a train from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Bridge in around 1 h 23 min. Alternatively, Metrobus operates a bus from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Tunbridge Wells to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Thameslink
Website
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
Bus operators
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Three Bridges Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Jayride
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Royal Tunbridge Wells to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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