There are 6 ways to get from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Falmer to Brighton
  2. Take the train from Brighton to Gatwick Airport

$16 - $38

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Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station to South Terminal Bus Station 201 / ...

$13 - $15

4 alternative options

Line 23 bus, bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 23 bus from University of Sussex, North-South Road (Chichester) to Kemp Town, Chesham Street 23
  2. Take the bus from Kemp Town, County Hospital (Royal Sussex County Hospital) to Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way) 271

$20

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 27.4 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 27.4 miles

$5 - $9

Towncar  •  30 min

  1. Take a town car from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport 27.4 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £55 - £65 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from University of Sussex station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) station. However, there are services departing from Falmer, Railway Station (Falmer Station) and arriving at South Terminal Bus Station via Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Falmer and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Brighton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between University of Sussex and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 21 miles. The road distance is 27.4 miles.

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The best way to get from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 49 min and costs £12 - £29.

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It takes approximately 49 min to get from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station.

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University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Southern, depart from Falmer station.

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The best way to get from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 49 min and costs £12 - £29. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £12 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 20.5 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between University of Sussex, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

You can take a train from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Falmer and Brighton in around 49 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $12 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from University of Sussex, North-South Road (Chichester) to Kemp Town, Chesham Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Kemp Town, County Hospital (Royal Sussex County Hospital) to Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way)
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Brighton and Hove Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1273 204060
Website
brightontaxis.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at South Terminal Bus Station.

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University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Gatwick Express, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 27 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from University of Sussex to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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