There are 6 ways to get from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, night 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  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Shoreham-by-Sea (Sussex) to Gatwick Airport

$14 - $26

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the night bus from Shoreham-by-Sea to Gatwick Airport London National Express

$12 - $14

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Shoreham-by-Sea, High Street (Ship Street) to Brighton, North Street (Lloyds TSB) 700|Coastliner / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brighton to Gatwick Airport London National Express / ...

$14 - $16

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 31.1 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 31.1 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  34 min

  1. Take a town car from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport 31.1 miles

$120 - $180

What companies run services between Shoreham-by-Sea, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

Southern operates a train from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $26 and the journey takes 43 min. Thameslink also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Brighton, North Street (Lloyds TSB) and Brighton in around 1 h 51 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Shoreham-by-Sea (Sussex) to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Shoreham-by-Sea, High Street (Ship Street) to Brighton, North Street (Lloyds TSB)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Brighton to Gatwick Airport London
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Shoreham-by-Sea to Gatwick Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Brighton and Hove Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1273 204060
Website
brightontaxis.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Shoreham-by-Sea and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 37 km. The road distance is 50 km.

The cheapest way to get from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs £60 - £75.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shoreham-by-Sea (Sussex) and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Shoreham-by-Sea and arriving at Gatwick Airport London. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

The train from Shoreham-by-Sea (Sussex) to Gatwick Airport takes 43 min including transfers and departs hourly.