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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Tube, train Gatwick Express  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Central

$21 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. N8

$17 - $53

4 alternative options

Tube, train Thameslink  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Jubilee

$18 - $56

Train  •  1 h 48 min

$21 - $36

Drive  •  58 min

  1. 53.3 miles

$11 - $17

Towncar  •  58 min

  1. 53.3 miles

$160 - $230

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

You can take a train from Wanstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Stratford Underground Station, Stratford (London), and Clapham Junction in around 1 h 48 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Wanstead Underground Station to Oxford Circus Underground Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $25
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $7
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$7 - $10
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Wanstead Station to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Wanstead to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Wanstead and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 48 km. The road distance is 85 km.

The cheapest way to get from Wanstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Wanstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which takes 58 min and costs £8 - £13.

It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to get from Wanstead to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.