There are 11 ways to get from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, plane, bus or car

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 to Edinburgh, fly to London Gatwick  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW) EDI - LGW

$58 - $155

10 alternative options

Train to Aberdeen, fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Aberdeen
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to London Gatwick (LGW) ABZ - LGW

$60 - $254

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Gatwick (LGW) GLA - LGW

$80 - $200

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London City, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$97 - $269

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$110 - $310

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Gatwick Airport

$84 - $198

Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$92 - $180

Bus, train  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station X59
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Gatwick Airport

$104 - $158

Train CrossCountry  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Guildford
  2. Take the train from Guildford to Gatwick Airport

$208 - $332

Bus  •  13 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Dundee, Scotland to Heathrow Airport London National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Gatwick Airport London National Express / ...

$177 - $215

Drive  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Drive from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 488.2 miles

$100 - $160

What companies run services between St Andrews, Scotland and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

You can take a train from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Cupar, Tesco Supermarket, Cupar, Edinburgh, London Kings Cross, and London St Pancras International LL in around 8 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Dundee City Centre, Railway Station, Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, Dundee, Scotland, and Heathrow Airport London in around 13 h 4 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Aberdeen to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Cupar to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $28
Train from Dundee to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $35
Train from Cupar to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Cupar to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Train from Cupar to Guildford
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$190 - $300
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$110 - $170
Anytime Single
$190 - $300
Off-Peak Single
$220 - $330
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$60 - $95
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Edinburgh to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$50 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $150
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Peterborough to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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 London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Guildford to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Dundee, Scotland to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Gatwick Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)?

The distance between St Andrews and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 602 km. The road distance is 781 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)?

The cheapest way to get from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train and fly which costs £40 - £120 and takes 4 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)?

The quickest way to get from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train and fly which takes 4 h 33 min and costs £40 - £120.

Is there a direct bus between St Andrews and London Gatwick Airport (LGW)?

No, there is no direct bus from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from St Andrews, Bus Station and arriving at Gatwick Airport London via Dundee City Centre, Railway Station, Dundee, Scotland and Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 4 min.

How long does it take to get from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)?

It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.