There are 10 ways to get from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Gatwick  •  4 h 47 min

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

$59 - $155

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Train to Glasgow, fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 15 min

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

$79 - $200

Train to Aberdeen, fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 23 min

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

$63 - $250

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London City, train  •  5 h 52 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 - $261

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 55 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

$109 - $309

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton, train  •  6 h 32 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

$83 - $193

Bus, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station X59 / ...
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport

$93 - $129

Train  •  11 h 45 min

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

$199 - $311

Bus  •  13 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Dundee, Scotland to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to South Terminal Bus Station 200 / ...

$172 - $209

Drive  •  8 h 12 min

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

$100 - $160

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No, there is no direct bus from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) station. However, there are services departing from St Andrews, Madras College and arriving at South Terminal Bus Station via Balmullo, Post Office, Dundee, Scotland and Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 47 min.

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The distance between St Andrews and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 376 miles. The road distance is 488.2 miles.

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The best way to get from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dundee, Scotland station.

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The best way to get from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 11 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 47 min.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to London Gatwick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at South Terminal Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 488 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 12 min to drive from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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British Airways and easyJet offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

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  • Distance: 376 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

What companies run services between St Andrews, Fife, 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, and Guildford in around 11 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Andrews to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Balmullo, Smithy Road, Balmullo, Post Office, Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, Dundee, Scotland, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 13 h 47 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 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 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 Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 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 Aberdeen to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
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
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Train from Dundee to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $27
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Cupar to Guildford
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $280
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $160
Anytime Single
$180 - $280
Off-Peak Single
$210 - $310
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$20 - $29
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Guildford to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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 Dundee, Scotland to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
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
$13 - $20
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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