There are 7 ways to get from Waterloo Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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

Train  •  46 min

$19 - $29

Cheapest option

Line 507 bus, train  •  52 min

  1. 507

$19 - $43

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. 29.1 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  48 min

  1. 29.1 miles

$6 - $9

Shuttle  •  48 min

$160 - $220

Towncar  •  48 min

  1. 29.1 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  48 min

  1. 29.1 miles

$90 - $130

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

You can take a train from Waterloo Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Waterloo and Clapham Junction in around 46 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
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
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
Bus operators
London Buses
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Waterloo Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$90 - $130
uberACCESS
$100 - $140
uberASSIST
$100 - $140
uberX
$100 - $140
uberXL
$140 - $200
UberEXEC
$140 - $200
UberLUX
$240 - $330
Taxi from Waterloo Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Waterloo Station to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$160 - $220
Towncar from Waterloo Station to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Waterloo Station and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 39 km. The road distance is 47 km.

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 46 min and costs £14 - £22.

No, there is no direct train from Waterloo Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from London Waterloo and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 min.

It takes approximately 46 min to get from Waterloo Station to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.