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

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

Showing times and prices for Apr 25

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1 h 15 m

Average

3 h 4 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

40 km

Cheap bus tickets from London Paddington (PAD) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) start from $13 with an average ticket price of $19.

The fastest bus from London Paddington (PAD) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) takes 1h 15m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 4m and covers a distance of 40 km.

7 buses leave London Paddington (PAD) for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every day with 1 travelling directly.

Cheapest
Megabus
12:00PM1h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:15PMLondon, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
$131One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
National Express
09:01PM2h44
London Paddington (PAD)
11:45PMLondon, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
$181One-way
1 transfer
National Express
03:06AM3h54
London Paddington (PAD)
07:00AMLondon, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
$211One-way
1 transfer
National Express
06:36AM3h34
London Paddington (PAD)
10:10AMLondon, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
$211One-way
1 transfer
National Express
05:06AM4h04
London Paddington (PAD)
09:10AMLondon, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
$211One-way
1 transfer

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

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

Buses from London Paddington (PAD) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) cover the 24 miles (39 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $11 (€10), but the average price of bus tickets is $15 (€13).

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

For as little as $13 (€11) you can travel by bus to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) from London Paddington (PAD) with National Express and Megabus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

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 Paddington (PAD) - London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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.

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

  • Average Duration: 2 h 44 min
  • Cheapest Price: $16

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

FAQs: Take the bus from London Paddington (PAD) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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 Paddington (PAD) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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Cheap bus tickets from London Paddington (PAD) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) can start from as little as $11 (€10) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for London Paddington (PAD) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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 Paddington (PAD) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus travel time is 1 h 15 min   for the 24 mile (39 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from London Paddington (PAD) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) leaves at 6: 36 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from London Paddington (PAD) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) leaves at 11: 36 PM.
When taking a bus from London Paddington (PAD) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), you can count on National Express or Megabus for the best way to get you to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service from London Paddington (PAD) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
The cheapest month for a bus from London Paddington (PAD) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is January.
You have options as you can travel to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) from London Paddington (PAD) 2 different ways: bus or train.

Trains departing from 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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