There are 6 ways to get from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car 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 via St Pancras International  •  1 h 34 min

$34 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. 774

$23 - $25

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 51 min

$37 - $69

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. 44.5 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  46 min

  1. 44.5 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. 44.5 miles

$150 - $210

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

You can take a train from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via St Pancras International and London St Pancras International LL in around 1 h 34 min. Alternatively, London General operates a bus from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) once a week. Tickets cost $13 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Strood to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Rochester to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Thameslink
Bus operators
London General
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
londongeneral.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Redhill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
londongeneral.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Strood to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Strood and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 52 km. The road distance is 71 km.

The cheapest way to get from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which takes 46 min and costs £90 - £110.

No, there is no direct train from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Strood and arriving at Gatwick Airport via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue and arriving at Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) and Redhill Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 26 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.