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

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Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Upminster to West Ham
  2. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$23 - $38

Cheapest option

Tube, bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the Tube from Upminster Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station District
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express

$17 - $21

4 alternative options

Tube, train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the Tube from Upminster Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station District
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$21 - $42

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Upminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 47.5 miles

$210 - $250

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Upminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 47.5 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  50 min

  1. Take a town car from Upminster to London Gatwick Airport 47.5 miles

$150 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Upminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Upminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to taxi which costs £160 - £190 and takes 50 min.

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The distance between Upminster and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 33 miles. The road distance is 47.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Upminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 5 min and costs £17 - £29.

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Upminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Upminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 47 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Upminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Map of how to get from Upminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 33.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

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

There is no direct connection from Upminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, you can take the train to West Ham, take the walk to West Ham Underground Station, take the Tube to London Bridge Underground Station, take the walk to London Bridge, then take the train to Gatwick Airport. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Upminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Victoria Underground Station and London Victoria in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Upminster to West Ham
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Upminster Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
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
Other operators
Taxi from Upminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$210 - $250
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
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
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Upminster to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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