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There are 5 ways to get from Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$75 - $172

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Bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Stoke-On-Trent to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...

$28 - $36

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Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$96 - $151

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 194.2 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$125 - $389

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The cheapest way to get from Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs £21 - £28 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs £55 - £140 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Stoke-On-Trent and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via Heathrow Airport London T5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Stoke-on-Trent and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 32 min.

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The distance between Stoke-on-Trent and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 155 miles. The road distance is 194.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs £55 - £140.

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stoke-On-Trent station.

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Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Stoke-on-Trent station.

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The best way to get from Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs £55 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £28 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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Map of how to get from Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 154.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

What companies run services between Stoke-on-Trent, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

You can take a train from Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Euston, Euston station, Victoria station, and London Victoria in around 2 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Heathrow Airport London T5 in around 4 h 13 min.

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
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $140
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Reading
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
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
Bus operators
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 Stoke-On-Trent to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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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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Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gatwick Airport London South station.

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Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 194 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to drive from Stoke-on-Trent to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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

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