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There are 5 ways to get from Welwyn Garden City to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, subway, night train, car or towncar

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Train, subway  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the train from Welwyn Garden City to Finsbury Park
  2. Take the subway from Finsbury Park station to Victoria station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$28 - $54

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Night train  •  1h 27m

  1. Take the night train from Welwyn Garden City to Gatwick Airport

$22 - $30

3 alternative options

Train  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the train from Welwyn Garden City to Finsbury Park
  2. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Gatwick Airport

$25 - $35

Drive  •  1h 12m

  1. Drive from Welwyn Garden City to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 71.8 miles

$15 - $23

Towncar  •  1h 12m

  1. Take a town car from Welwyn Garden City to London Gatwick Airport 71.8 miles

$190 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Welwyn Garden City to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Welwyn Garden City to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train and subway which costs £21 - £45 and takes 1h 10m.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Welwyn Garden City and arriving at Gatwick Airport. This train operates Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1h 27m.

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The distance between Welwyn Garden City and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 45 miles. The road distance is 71.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Welwyn Garden City to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 10m and costs £21 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1h 10m to get from Welwyn Garden City to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Welwyn Garden City to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Welwyn Garden City station.

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Welwyn Garden City to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Welwyn Garden City to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1h 12m to drive from Welwyn Garden City to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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Map of how to get from Welwyn Garden City to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 44.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 10m

What companies run services between Welwyn Garden City, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

You can take a train from Welwyn Garden City to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Finsbury Park in around 1h 42m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Welwyn Garden City to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Finsbury Park to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Night train from Welwyn Garden City to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Welwyn Garden City to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Welwyn Garden City to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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