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There are 8 ways to get from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, subway, taxi, car, shuttle 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  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$18 - $38

Cheapest option

Line 49 bus, train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 49 bus from Gloucester Road to Clapham Junction Station Falcon Road 49
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport

$17 - $24

6 alternative options

Subway, train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the subway from Gloucester Road station to Blackfriars station Circle / ...
  2. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Gatwick Airport

$17 - $23

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 30.6 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 30.6 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  46 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. Take a town car from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport 30.6 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  46 min

  1. Take an Uber from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 30.6 miles

$70 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs £13 - £30 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between South Kensington and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 24 miles. The road distance is 30.6 miles.

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The best way to get from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs £13 - £30.

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 31 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Map of how to get from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 23.6 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

Gatwick Express operates a train from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 28 min. Southern also services this route every 20 minutes.

Train operators
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 Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Gloucester Road station to Blackfriars station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Gloucester Road to Clapham Junction Station Falcon Road
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$70 - $90
Access
$75 - $110
Assist
$75 - $110
UberX
$75 - $110
UberXL
$110 - $150
Exec
$150 - $210
Lux
$240 - $340
Taxi from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from South Kensington to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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