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There are 5 ways to get from South Croydon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, night train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport

$9 - $15

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Night train  •  14 min

  1. Take the night train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport

$9 - $15

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Croydon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 18.6 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from South Croydon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 18.6 miles

$4 - $6

Towncar  •  25 min

  1. Take a town car from South Croydon to London Gatwick Airport 18.6 miles

$100 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from South Croydon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Croydon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs £7 - £11 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between South Croydon and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 15 miles. The road distance is 18.6 miles.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs £7 - £11.

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The train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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South Croydon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Southern, depart from East Croydon station.

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South Croydon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Croydon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 19 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from South Croydon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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  • Distance: 14.6 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

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

Southern operates a train from South Croydon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 14 min. Thameslink also services this route every 15 minutes.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from South Croydon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from South Croydon to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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