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

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Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

£9 - £23

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Bus  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...

£4 - £7

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 29.1 miles

£75 - £90

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 29.1 miles

£5 - £8

Shuttle  •  47 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport

£110 - £160

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport 29.1 miles

£90 - £130

Uber  •  47 min

  1. Take an Uber from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 29.1 miles

£45 - £70

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The cheapest way to get from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs £9 - £23 and takes 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Victoria and arriving at Gatwick Airport. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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The distance between Westminster and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 24 miles. The road distance is 29.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 33 min and costs £9 - £23.

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The train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport takes 33 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Southern, depart from London Victoria station.

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The best way to get from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 33 min and costs £9 - £23. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 23.7 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

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

Southern operates a train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £9 - £23 and the journey takes 33 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £4 - £7 and the journey takes 1h 40m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
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
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
National Express
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£45 - £70
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uber.com
Access
£45 - £70
Assist
£50 - £75
UberX
£50 - £75
UberXL
£70 - £95
Exec
£95 - £140
Lux
£160 - £230
Taxi from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
£75 - £90
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
£110 - £160
Towncar from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
£90 - £130

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Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gatwick Airport London South station.

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Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 29 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Westminster to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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