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There are 8 ways to get from Southport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$133 - $228

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Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Southport to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express

$32 - $40

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Southport, The Monument to Queen Square Bus Station X2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Reading
  4. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$117 - $191

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Southport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 256.4 miles

$55 - $80

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$125 - $353

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  4. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$108 - $360

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Clapham Junction

$94 - $225

Train, train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Southport to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Bradford Interchange
  3. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  4. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$124 - $297

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs £24 - £35 and takes 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Southport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs £100 - £180 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Southport and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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The distance between Southport and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 211 miles. The road distance is 256.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs £100 - £180.

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Southport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Southport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs £100 - £180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £24 - £35 and takes 9 h.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Map of how to get from Southport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 211 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

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

You can take a train from Southport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Wigan Wallgate, Wigan North Western, London Euston, Euston station, Victoria station, and London Victoria in around 3 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Victoria Coach Station in around 9 h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Southport to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Bradford Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Greater Anglia
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
South Western Railway
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Southport, The Monument to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Southport, The Monument to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Southport to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Southport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 256 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to drive from Southport to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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British Airways offers flights from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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