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There are 7 ways to get from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train Southeastern  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$34 - $61

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Bus London General  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Redhill Bus Station 774
  2. Take the bus from Redhill Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal 100 - Fastway / ...

$3 - $5

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Train Thameslink  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$28 - $42

Bus National Express  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Dartford to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express

$17 - $23

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 44.5 miles

$110 - $150

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 44.5 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. Take a town car from Strood to London Gatwick Airport 44.5 miles

$140 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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

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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 and Redhill Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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The distance between Strood and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 32 miles. The road distance is 44.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs £25 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by London General, arrive at Bluewater, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs £25 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 44 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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  • Distance: 32.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

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 Rochester, station, Rochester, and London Victoria in around 1 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Bluewater, Bus Station and Redhill Bus Station in around 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Rochester to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Rochester to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rochester to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London General
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Redhill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
Metrobus
Phone
+44 1293 449191
Email
info@metrobus.co.uk
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Redhill Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrobus.co.uk
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 Dartford to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Strood to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$110 - $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
$140 - $200

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