There are 7 ways to get from Southwark to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, 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  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Gatwick Airport

$14 - $25

6 alternative options

Line 344 bus, train  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 344 bus from Southwark, Great Suffolk Street to Clapham Junction Station 344
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southwark to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 28.7 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Southwark to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 28.7 miles

$6 - $9

Shuttle  •  46 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Southwark to London Gatwick Airport

$150 - $210

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. Take a town car from Southwark to London Gatwick Airport 28.7 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  46 min

  1. Take an Uber from Southwark to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 28.7 miles

$60 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southwark to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southwark to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs £10 - £19 and takes 33 min.

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The distance between Southwark and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 24 miles. The road distance is 28.7 miles.

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The train from London Blackfriars to Gatwick Airport takes 33 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Blackfriars and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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

Thameslink operates a train from Southwark to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 33 min. Southern also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Southwark, Great Suffolk Street to Clapham Junction Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southwark to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$60 - $80
uberACCESS
$70 - $100
uberASSIST
$70 - $100
uberX
$70 - $100
uberXL
$100 - $140
UberEXEC
$140 - $200
UberLUX
$240 - $330
Taxi from Southwark to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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 Southwark to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Towncar from Southwark to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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