There are 5 ways to get from Swindon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$51 - $95

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Swindon to Heathrow Airport London National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to South Terminal Bus Station 210 / ...

$33 - $43

3 alternative options

Bus Oxford Bus Company  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Gloucester Green Bus Station 66
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station LGW|the airline

$43 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 97.5 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take a town car from Swindon to London Gatwick Airport 97.5 miles

$240 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Swindon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swindon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which takes 1 h 41 min and costs £15 - £23.

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The distance between Swindon and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 121 km. The road distance is 156 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Swindon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Swindon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Swindon and arriving at South Terminal Bus Station via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Swindon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Swindon and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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

You can take a train from Swindon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Reading in around 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Swindon to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Heathrow Airport London and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Reading
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Swindon to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $17
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Swindon to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$240 - $330

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