There are 8 ways to get from York to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, car or plane

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Train LNER  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from York to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$51 - $185

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from York to Bedford
  2. Take the train from Bedford to Gatwick Airport

$105 - $149

Drive  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Drive from York to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 249 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$142 - $374

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from York to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$113 - $279

Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from York to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$131 - $436

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  4. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$125 - $381

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Southampton, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from York to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Southampton (SOU) LBA - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Clapham Junction

$127 - $312

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from York to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from York and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Bedford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 4 min.

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The distance between York and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 199 miles. The road distance is 249 miles.

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The best way to get from York to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from York to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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York to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from York station.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between York to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 249 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to drive from York to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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British Airways offers flights from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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Map of how to get from York to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 198.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

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

You can take a train from York to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 2 h 30 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from York to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Grand Central
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from York to Bedford
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Bedford to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from York to Leeds
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Greater Anglia
South Western Railway

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