London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD)

Showing times and prices for May 28

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1 h 15 m

Average

3 h 21 m

Buses per day

11

Distance

40 km

Cheap bus tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) start from $10 with an average ticket price of $18.

The fastest bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) takes 1h 15m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 21m and covers a distance of 40 km.

11 buses leave London Gatwick Airport (LGW) for London Paddington (PAD) every day with 2 travelling directly.

Cheapest
Megabus
02:20PM1h25
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
03:45PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
$101One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Megabus
02:30PM1h15
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
03:45PMLondon, Victoria Coach Station
$101One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
National Express
06:15PM4h01
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
10:16PMLondon Paddington (PAD)
$221One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
National Express
10:45PM3h46
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
02:31AMLondon Paddington (PAD)
$221One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
National Express
08:35PM3h41
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
12:16AMLondon Paddington (PAD)
$221One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD)

distanceDistance24 miles (39 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$15 (€13)
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus providersMegabus or National Express

Buses from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) cover the 24 miles (39 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like Megabus or National Express. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $13 (€11), but the average price of bus tickets is $15 (€13).

Bus providers: Megabus and National Express from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD)

Buy your official Megabus and National Express bus tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) from $13 (€11) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) - London Paddington (PAD) bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) bus information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 31 min
  • Cheapest Price: $16

FAQs: Bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD)

FAQs: Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD).
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Cheap bus tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) can start from as little as $13 (€11) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) is $15 (€13); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) bus time is 1 h 15 min   covering the 24 mile (39 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) leaves at 2: 20 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) leaves at 11: 45 PM.
For the journey from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) you can take a bus with Megabus or National Express. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services to London Paddington (PAD) from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The cheapest month to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) by bus is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Paddington (PAD) including taking a train or bus.

Trains arriving to London Paddington

Distance from London Paddington to city center
Distance from London Paddington to city center
3 miles (4.8 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Metro: Tube Lines.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Heathrow Airport
16 miles (25 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The Heathrow Express departs from the station every 15 minutes and drives directly to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5. The journey takes about 20 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located next to the ticket office.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi deck is situated above Platform 12 and is accessed via the concourse and platform 12, which has escalators and lifts to the upper level to the covered marshalled taxi rank. A queuing system is in operation. There is also a separate collection point for pre-booked taxis and a drop off point | Accessible taxis: All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair. There is also a separate collection point for prebooked taxis also further away from the lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage lockers are located near the taxi stand beside Platform 11.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent Flower stall Shoe repairer Wide range of shops Mini supermarket Pharmacy Convenience store High street shops Off Licence Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Wasabi | The Beer House | Barburrito | Upper Crust | The Mad Bishop & Bear (Fullers) | The Pasty Shop | Burger King | Pret a Manger | The Savanna | Soboro Bakery | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Virtuo Car Hire | Hertz
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near Platform 1.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair access, escalators, elevators.

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