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There are 8 ways to get from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Sutton (London) to West Croydon Epsom Downs - London Victoria / ...
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport Bedford - Brighton / ...

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Line 420 bus  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the line 420 bus from The London Cancer Hub to Gatwick Airport South Terminal 420

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Sutton Police Station to East Croydon Rail Station Sl7
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport Bedford - Brighton / ...

Line 420 bus via Redhill Bus Station  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the line 420 bus from The London Cancer Hub to Redhill Bus Station 820 / ...

Bus, train via Purley  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Sutton Marshalls Road to Purley Downlands Precinct 407
  2. Take the train from Purley to Gatwick Airport Bedford - Three Bridges / ...

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 18.9 miles

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 18.9 miles

Towncar  •  25 min

  1. Take a town car from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport 18.9 miles

Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train and tram

535 Weekly Services
37 min Average Duration
£12 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to line 420 bus which costs £2 - £3 and takes 1h 15m.

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The fastest way to get from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs £40 - £50.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from The London Cancer Hub and arriving at Gatwick Airport South Terminal. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Sutton (London) and arriving at Gatwick Airport via West Croydon and East Croydon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Sutton and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 21 miles. The road distance is 18.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs £12 - £26.

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by Metrobus, depart from The London Cancer Hub station.

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Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Southern Service, depart from Sutton (London) station.

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The best way to get from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 37 min and costs £12 - £26. Alternatively, you can line 420 bus via Redhill Bus Station, which costs £4 - £16 and takes 1h 8m.

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Map of how to get from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 21.2 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

You can take a train from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via West Croydon, West Croydon, East Croydon, and East Croydon in around 37 min. Alternatively, Metrobus operates a bus from The London Cancer Hub to Redhill Bus Station hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
Southern Service
Phone
+44 3451 27 29 20
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Sutton (London) to West Croydon
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
https://www.southernrailway.com/
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £6
Train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
https://www.southernrailway.com/
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £10
Train from Purley to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
https://www.southernrailway.com/
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £9
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £18
Website
https://www.thameslinkrailway.com/
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£12 - £18
Train from Purley to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £15
Website
https://www.thameslinkrailway.com/
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£10 - £15
Bus operators
Metrobus
Phone
+44 1293 449191
Email
info@metrobus.co.uk
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Sutton Police Station to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
https://www.metrobus.co.uk/
Bus from The London Cancer Hub to Redhill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
https://www.metrobus.co.uk/
Bus from The London Cancer Hub to Gatwick Airport South Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
https://www.metrobus.co.uk/
Abellio London
Phone
0207 788 8550
Email
customer.care@abellio.co.uk.
Website
abellio.co.uk
Bus from Sutton Marshalls Road to Purley Downlands Precinct
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
https://www.abellio.co.uk/
Transport UK
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Sutton Marshalls Road to Purley Downlands Precinct
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
traveline.info
Other operators
Taxi from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
£40 - £50
Sutton Mini Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3642 3276
Website
stationcars247.co.uk
Clocktower Cars
Phone
+44 20 8643 2255
Website
clocktowercarsuk.com
Cheam Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3642 6174
Website
cheamairporttransfer.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
£90

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

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Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 19 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Sutton to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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