London Gatwick is an international airport located approximately 45 km south of the capital. Equipped with two Terminals (North and South), it is the second UK airport for passenger traffic. Not only; Gatwick is one of the ten busiest airports in Europe!
The airport has two terminals, North and South, for a total area of approximately 250000 m². Duty free and over 50 store present, where to shop and spend a few hours in peace. The choice is also wide from the culinary point of view with restaurants, bars and numerous fast-food restaurants; you can choose between local and international cuisine. The shops are open every day from 04: 00 to 20: 30 (T North) and from 04: 00 to 21: 00 in the South Terminal.
Below is the list of the main companies and direct connections * with London Gatwick Airport:
Aegean Airlines, Seasonal: Athens.
Aer Lingus: Dublin, Knock.
Air Arabia Maroc: Fez, Marrakesh, Tangier.
Air Europa: Madrid.
Air Malta: Cagliari, Malta.
Air Transat: Toronto-Pearson. Seasonal: Calgary, Montréal – Trudeau, Vancouver.
AirBaltic: Riga, Tallinn.
Austrian Airlines, seasonal: Innsbruck.
Azores Airlines, seasonal: Ponta Delgada.
BH Air, seasonal: Burgas, Varna.
British Airways: Algiers, Alicante, Amsterdam, Antigua, Barbados, Bergamo, Bermuda, Bilbao, Bordeaux, Cancún, Dubrovnik, Edinburgh, Faro, Funchal, Genoa, Glasgow, Grenada, Jersey, Kingston, Lanzarote, Las Vegas, Malaga, Malta, Marrakech, Mauritius , Naples, New York – JFK, Nice, Orlando, Paphos, Port, Port of Spain, Providenciales, Punta Cana, Rome – Fiumicino, St. Kitts, St. Lucia – Hewanorra, Salzburg, San José de Costa Rica, Seville, Tampa , Tenerife – South, Tirana, Tobago, Turin, Venice, Verona
season: Almeria, Bari, Cagliari, Cape Town, Catania, Cologne / Bonn, Dalaman, Friedrichshafen, Gibraltar, Geneva, Grenoble, Heraklion, Ibiza, Innsbruck, Kos, Larnaca, Lima, Limoges, Lyon, Malé, Menorca, Nuremberg, Palma de Mallorca , Rhodes, Thessaloniki, Toronto – Pearson, Vienna.
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Cathay Pacific: Hong Kong
China Airlines: Taipei-Taoyuan
China Eastern Airlines: Shanghai-Pudong
Croatia Airlines, seasonal: Split.
EasyJet: Aarhus, Agadir, Alicante, Almería, Hamburg, Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, Bari, Basel / Mulhouse, Belfast – International, Berlin – Shonefeld, Berlin – Tegel, Bologna, Bordeaux, Budapest, Catania, Copenhagen, Krakow, Düsseldorf, Edinburgh, Faro, Gibraltar, Geneva, Glasgow, Gran Canaria, Granada, Hurghada, Innsbruck, Inverness, Isle of Man, Jersey, Lanzarote, Larnaca, Lyon, Lisbon, Ljubljana, Luxembourg, Funchal, Madrid, Málaga, Malta, Marrakech, Marseille, Milan –Linate, Milan – Malpensa, Monaco, Montpellier, Murcia – Corvera, Nantes, Naples, Nice, Olbia, Palermo, Palma de Mallorca, Paphos, Paris-CDG, Pisa, Porto, Prague, Reykjavík – Keflavík, Rome – Fiumicino, Thessaloniki , Seville, Sofia, Stuttgart, Tallinn, Tenerife – South, Toulouse, Valencia, Venice, Verona, Vienna, Zurich. seasonal: Ajaccio, Ancona, Antalya, Aqaba, Bastia, Biarritz, Bodrum, Brindisi, Kefalonia, Chania, Corfu, Dalaman, Dubrovnik, Figari, Grenoble, Heraklion, Ibiza, Izmir, Jerez de la Frontera, Kalamata, Klagenfurt, Kos, La Palma, La Rochelle, Menorca, Mykonos, Östersund, Preveza, Pula, Rhodes, Rovaniemi, Salzburg, Santiago de Compostela, Santorini, Split, Tel Aviv – Ben Gurion, Tivat, Turin, Varna, Volos, Zadar, Zante
Finnair, seasonal: Ivalo, Kittilä
Georgian Airways: Tbilisi.
Iberia Express: Madrid.
Iraqi Airways: Baghdad1, Erbil, Sulaimaniyah.
Montenegro Airlines, seasonal: Tivat.
Norwegian Air Shuttle: Alicante, Barcelona, Bergen, Boston, Buenos Aires – Ezeiza, Chicago – O'Hare, Copenhagen, Denver, Gothenburg, Gran Canaria, Helsinki, Lanzarote, Los Angeles, Madrid, Málaga, Miami, New York – JFK, Orlando, Oslo– Gardermoen, Palma de Mallorca, Rio de Janeiro, San Francisco, Stavanger, Stockholm – Arlanda, Tampa, Tenerife – South, Trondheim Seasonal: Austin, Kefalonia, Chania, Corfu, Dubrovnik, Faro, Larnaca, Las Vegas, Reykjavík – Keflavík, Rovaniemi, Santorini, Seattle / Tacoma, Split, Tromsø
Pegasus Airlines, seasonal: Dalaman.
Qatar Airways: Doha.
Royal Air Maroc: Casablanca
Ryanair: Alicante, Cork, Dublin, Shannon.
Swiss International Air Lines, seasonal: Geneva.
TAP Air Portugal: Lisbon, Porto
Thomas Cook Airlines: Cancún, Enfidha, Fuerteventura, Holguín, Hurghada, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Punta Cana, Tenerife – South. season: Almería, Antalya, Banjul, Barbados, Bodrum, Burgas, Cape Town, Cayo Coco, Kefalonia, Corfu, Krakow, Dalaman, Geneva, Goa, Grenoble, Heraklion, Ibiza, Innsbruck, Izmir, Lleida – Alguaire, Kalamata, Kavala, Kos, Larnaca, Malta, Marsa Alam, Menorca, Mytilene, Naples, Orlando, Palma de Mallorca, Paphos, Preveza, Reus, Rhodes, Rovaniemi, Sal, Santorini, Skiathos, Split, Zakynthos.
Titan Airways charter: Banjul, Bergen, Chambéry, Grenoble, Turin.
TUI Airways: Agadir, Alicante, Boa Vista, Cancún, Enfidha, Fuerteventura, Funchal, Gran Canaria, Hurghada, La Palma, Lanzarote, Liberia, Los Cabos Málaga, Malta, Marrakech, Marsa Alam, Mauritius, Montego Bay, Paphos, Puerto Vallarta, Punta Cana , Sal, Tenerife – South, Vieux Fort. Seasonal: Almeria, Alghero, Antalya, Aruba, Barbados, Bodrum, Burgas, Catania, Chania, Kefalonia, Chambery, Colombo, Corfu, Dalaman, Dubrovnik, Faro, Geneva, Girona, Heraklion, Ibiza, Innsbruck, Ivalo, İzmir, Jerez de la Frontera , Kavala, Kittila, Kos, Krabi, Kuusamo, Lamezia Terme, Langkawi, La Romana, Larnaca, Minorca, Naples, Olbia, Orlando / Sanford, Palma de Mallorca, Pattaya, Phuket, Phu Quoc, Podgorica, Porto Santo, Preveza, Pula , Reus, Rhodes, Rijeka, Rovaniemi, Salzburg, Thessaloniki, Samos, Santorini, Skiathos, Sofia, Split, Toulouse, Turin, Varna, Venice, Verona, Zante.
Turkish Airlines: Ankara, Istanbul, Istanbul – Sabiha Gökçen Seasonal: Antalya, Bodrum.
Ukraine International Airlines: Kiev-Boryspil.
Virgin Atlantic: Antigua, Barbados, Grenada, Havana, Montego Bay, Orlando, St. Lucia-Hewanorra, Tobago.
Vueling: Alicante, Asturias, Barcelona, Bilbao, Florence, Paris-CDG, Rome – Fiumicino.
WestJet: Calgary, Toronto – Pearson. Seasonal: Edmonton, Halifax, Vancouver, Winnipeg.
Wizz Air: Bucharest, Budapest, Cluj-Napoca, Gdańsk.
LONDON GATWICK CONNECTIONS - CITY
Overall, the quickest and most convenient solution to get to central London. Gatwick Express is a fast train, which directly connects the airport with the station Victoria London in just 30 minutes. The service is active every day, including Sundays and holidays, from 04: 00 around midnight.
The full-fare ticket, one way, costs £ 17.80; return ticket, £ 33.70; guys from 5 to 16 years, they pay £ 8.90 one way, and £ 16.85 round trip. Free for children under the age of 5. Info and possibility to purchase online, on the official website, through this link.
An excellent alternative to the Gatwick Express. Thameslink connects London Gatwick a Victoria Station, St Pancras International and the airport London Luton. Trains also allow you to reach many British destinations. Brighton it can be reached in about 25 minutes in direct route. Prices per adult, starting from £ 8.50. In just over two hours, however, it is possible to reach Southampton. The ticket, online, starts at £ 15.70 discounted one way.
Often, you can get incredible offers by buying the ticket online on the official website. You could even buy a ticket for a return trip to Victoria, on flexible dates, at £ 16.50. For all info, we recommend to consult the official website from here.
A serious and reliable company, whose trains connect London Gatwick with some important destinations in Great Britain. With Southern trains you can reach Brighton, Eastbourne, Southampton or Portsmouth. For all info, we recommend the official website.
Buses are the best solution for those who want to save some pound. The downside is represented by the travel times, very dilated compared to the train. Just think that the bus to Victoria Station takes about 95 minutes, or triple the Gatwick Express!
National Express connects London Gatwick with many destinations in the Capital, including Victoria Station. As mentioned, the times are around 95 minutes. It must be said, however, that in certain bands, time is reduced by about 20 minutes. Tickets, depending on the band, start at £ 8.00, for anadata rate only. By purchasing a return ticket, you will get a reduction of 25%. The buses are modern and equipped with all comforts, including free wifi. Both London Gatwick Airport Terminals have one stop. For all the info and to buy tickets, we recommend the official website from this link.
EasyBus It is a rather inexpensive solution, which allows you to reach West London via Earl's Court / West Brompton in just over an hour. Tickets sold for around £ 9.00.
* The list is subject to change. All links, updated, are available on the official website gatwickairport.com