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There are 6 ways to get from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train via Haywards Heath  •  40 min

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

£12 - £26

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Bus  •  1h 5m

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

£4 - £7

4 alternative options

Train  •  43 min

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

£9 - £24

Taxi  •  34 min

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

£65 - £80

Drive  •  34 min

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

£5 - £8

Towncar  •  34 min

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

£95 - £130

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shoreham-by-Sea and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 5m.

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

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The distance between Shoreham-by-Sea and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 23 miles. The road distance is 31.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train via Haywards Heath which takes 40 min and costs £12 - £27.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Shoreham-by-Sea station.

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Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Southern, depart from Shoreham-by-Sea (Sussex) station.

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The best way to get from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train via Haywards Heath which takes 40 min and costs £12 - £27. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 22.9 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

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

You can take a train from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Haywards Heath in around 40 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Shoreham-by-Sea to Gatwick Airport London South 3 times a day. Tickets cost £4 - £7 and the journey takes 1h 5m.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Shoreham-by-Sea (Sussex) to Haywards Heath
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £16
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£7 - £10
Anytime 1st Class
£11 - £16
Train from Haywards Heath to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £11
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£5 - £8
Anytime 1st Class
£8 - £11
Train from Shoreham-by-Sea (Sussex) to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£9 - £14
Anytime 1st Class
£18 - £24
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Shoreham-by-Sea (Sussex) to Haywards Heath
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£8 - £11
Train from Haywards Heath to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£6 - £8
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 Shoreham-by-Sea to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
£65 - £80
Bel Cabs
Phone
+44 1273 454 455
Adur Cab Company
Phone
+44 1273 454-454
Website
adurcabco.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
£95 - £130

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

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Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 31 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Shoreham-by-Sea to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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