London Gatwick Airport Transfer (LGW)

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Competitive rates

Access premium service at distance-based prices that are fair to you and our chauffeurs.
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Seamless airport travel

Relax with 1 hour of complimentary wait time and flight tracking.
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Travel on your terms

Stay flexible and in charge of your schedule. It’s quick and easy for you to cancel or make changes to any ride.

Discover our service classes

Business Class

Mercedes E-Class, BMW 5 Series, Audi A6, Cadillac XTS, or similar

First Class

Mercedes S-Class, BMW 7 Series, Audi A8, or similar

Business Van

Mercedes V-Class, Chevy Suburban, Cadillac Escalade, Toyota Alphard, or similar

Electric Class

Jaguar I-PACE, Tesla Model S, Tesla Model X, or similar

Land at London Gatwick

London Gatwick Airport is one of the British capital's five major airports. It’s located south of the city, in Surrey, and has connections to both London and the south coast. It is also the UK’s second busiest airport after London Heathrow, which means that a Blacklane chauffeur is a great idea when you need a fast and private transfer into London. Avoid the crowds waiting for the Gatwick Express and simply greet your driver in the North or South Terminal arrivals hall. From there, you will be transported into the city in a luxury vehicle. You can use the 1 hour 30 minute journey time to catch up on a few calls or simply relax in the spacious backseat. If London isn’t your final destination, you can book a number of city-to-city rides from Gatwick. This includes trips to Brighton on the coast, Bristol, Manchester, and the Welsh capital Cardiff. For more information on navigating London Gatwick Airport, check out our comprehensive Gatwick guide.

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Direct transfer to central London

London Gatwick’s distance from the city often takes visitors by surprise. A transfer from London to Gatwick Airport should take around 1-2 hours (depending on traffic) for the 30 mile (48 kilometer) journey, so why not use a reliable Gatwick Airport transfer with Blacklane? We offer peace of mind as soon as you step off your flight, allowing you to arrive in the capital in style. If this is your first visit to London, make sure you check some of the city’s most iconic landmarks off your bucket list. Take a stroll along the Southbank and check out the London Eye and what’s on at the National Theatre. Stroll along the Thames, admiring Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament. London is incredibly walkable, which means you can see Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, Leicester Square, and Covent Garden all in one afternoon. From Gatwick, you can also take a car service directly to Brighton—one of the UKs most popular seaside towns. Here you can enjoy attractions on the iconic pier, admire the Royal Pavilion, and take a dip in the English channel (if you’re brave enough!) From London Gatwick, a private transfer to Brighton takes just 45 minutes.

Your fast and reliable airport transfer

If you’re looking for a comfortable and reliable transfer service to get you quickly between London’s many airports, look no further than Blacklane. Take a comfortable First Class, Business / SUV, or Electric Class car service direct from Gatwick to Heathrow Airport (LHR) (1 hour), Gatwick to London Stansted (STN) (1 hour 30 minutes) or Gatwick to London Luton (LTN) (1 hour 45 minutes). If you are delayed coming off your flight, your personal chauffeur will provide 1 hour complimentary waiting time, and you can rearrange or cancel your booking for free 1 hour before your scheduled pick-up time for total flexibility and peace of mind. A Blacklane private transfer from Gatwick Airport is the most convenient way to travel into central London and many other destinations in the United Kingdom.

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Gatwick Airport (LGW) airport information

Airport code: LGW

Address: West Sussex RH6 0NP

Phone number: 0844 892 0322

Number of terminals: 2


Distance to city centre: 39 miles

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is an airport transfer to Gatwick?

If you are traveling from central London, a taxi will cost north of £60 depending on which service you choose. You can also catch the Gatwick Express to and from London Victoria, which costs £20.50 one way and takes 35 minutes.

Where will Blacklane pick me up at Gatwick Airport?

In the North terminal, you will find your Blacklane vehicle waiting for you here, and in the South terminal they can be found here. Both locations can be found in front of the terminals’ short stay car parks. However, your Blacklane chauffeur will first greet you in the arrivals hall and escort you to your vehicle. Drop off zones can be found right outside both terminals. 

What is the cheapest way to get from Gatwick Airport to London?

The cheapest way to get from Gatwick Airport into London is with the Gatwick Express, which costs £20.50 one way or £40.80 for a return. If you want to enjoy a door-to-door experience and avoid crowded trains, book a taxi alternative with Blacklane and enjoy total privacy after a long flight.

What is the best transportation from London to Gatwick Airport?

The most comfortable way to travel from London to Gatwick Airport is with a Blacklane private airport transfer. Enjoy a direct service from your door to the airport departures terminal, and avoid busy trains or delays. If you wish to travel by public transport, trains depart regularly from London Victoria and Clapham Junction.

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