Gatwick Airport to Central London Bus Transfer

From £27.00

A hassle-free transfer from Gatwick Airport to London

Also called London Gatwick, Gatwick Airport is London’s second busiest airport after Heathrow. It is one of the six international airports to serve the capital of England. Stat reports from 2018 show that Gatwick has served over 46 million passengers despite having just one runway. It connects two hundred destinations in ninety countries for approximately thirty-five passengers every year. The airport is 48 km from the heart of London, located near Crawley, but getting to central London is simple. Book a Gatwick Airport to London bus transfer to travel comfortably to the capital.

Travelling from Gatwick Airport to Central London by bus is a convenient option because the terminal is very close to the main airport buildings. The journey takes approximately 95 minutes. In the morning, when traffic is significantly lower, you can expect an even quicker a journey of a mere 85 minutes.

Gatwick Airport has two terminals – North and South. Both terminals consist of an umbrella of shops, cafes, restaurants, help desks, bureaux de change and left-luggage amenities. If you are travelling with kids, the children’s entertainment zone is a great place to keep them busy. They can watch TV, play around and do lots of other activities. Internet kiosks, mobile phone charging facilities and cash machines are also available.

Gatwick airport to London - Coaches
The London coach station

A comfortable, convenient way to travel

A Gatwick Airport to London bus is an affordable option compared to a transfer by car. The bus journey starts from the airport’s South Terminal. However, you can choose between the north and south terminals for collection, depending on whichever is closer to you.

Book a Visitor Oyster Card beforehand for delivery to your home prior to your arrival in London. This travel card is a fantastic way to tour the capital. If you are planning to travel around the city for more than a day but lack a travel card, you can buy one at the concierge outlets in either of the two terminals after Customs and Security. Oyster Cards are also available at the Skybreak Service Centre in the north and south terminals.

Gatwick airport to London - Passengers aboard one of the comfortable coach
Passengers aboard one of the comfortable coach

Outstanding scenery en route!

Travelling to the capital by bus is much preferred because of the gorgeous scenery it offers on the way. The bus crosses the Surrey Hills Area of fascinating natural allure, with its incredibly rich flora and fauna. Your ride cuts across Banstead, Sutton Centre, Mitcham and Lower Kingswood before entering London, where you can see many stunning landscapes and water bodies. This part of the city is full of golf parks, making it one of the more prosperous areas. When you make your way into London, you can see the vast green space of Clapham Common Park. The bus also stops at London Vauxhall on its way to Victoria Station located right in the capital’s centre. From there, you can conveniently access every part of London by underground.

Travel from Gatwick Airport to London easily by bus. All you need to do is register your transfer tickets in advance and leave all your worries behind.


  • Pick-up and drop-off services from your hotel


  • Timings

    Gatwick Airport to Central London:

    Monday to Sunday – The buses run every 25 to 35 minutes between 2:45 AM and 1:30 AM.

    Central London to Gatwick Airport:

    Monday to Sunday – The buses run every 25 to 35 minutes between 2:00 AM and 1:00 AM.

  • How to get there

    By Bus: Alight at Victoria Bus Station using one of the following buses – 2, 13, 16, 24, 36, 38, 52, 185, 390, 507, N2, N16, N38, N136.

    By Train: Alight at Victoria Station using Gatwick, Southeastern, Southern and Thameslink.

    By London Underground: Alight at Victoria Station using the Circle, District or Victoria line.

  • Getting your tickets

    You will receive a confirmation email shortly after booking. Please print your ticket and show it with a valid photo ID at the meeting point. Your return ticket is valid for a period of 30 days of the outbound travel date.

  • Cancellation Policy

    This experience cannot be cancelled, amended or rescheduled.

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