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

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$94 - $186

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Bus  •  6 h

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

$26 - $34

3 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

$94 - $172

Bus, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Wolverhampton, Old Hall St to Birmingham, Railway Bridge X8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Snow Hill to London Marylebone
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$96 - $157

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Telford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 182.6 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Telford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs £20 - £26 and takes 6 h.

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The quickest way to get from Telford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs £70 - £150 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Telford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Telford and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Telford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Telford Central and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Birmingham New Street and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 42 min.

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The distance between Telford and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 144 miles. The road distance is 182.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Telford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs £70 - £150.

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Telford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Telford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Telford station.

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Telford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Telford Central station.

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The best way to get from Telford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs £70 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £26 and takes 6 h.

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Map of how to get from Telford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 144.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

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

You can take a train from Telford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Birmingham New Street, London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Telford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Victoria Coach Station in around 6 h.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
First Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Birmingham Snow Hill to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Bus operators
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Wolverhampton, Old Hall St to Birmingham, Railway Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
nxbus.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 Telford to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
nationalexpress.com

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