Accessibility has been described as Good (CAA 2018/19).
The Gatwick Express rail link gives a 30 minute journey time to and from the city via the railway station which is adjacent to the South Terminal, and runs every 15 minutes. Several other rail services operate, including a direct link to Luton.
There is a free transit train link between the two terminals, running every few minutes 24hrs a day, with a journey time of approximately 2 minutes.
There are good bus services between the airport and London city or local areas (most stopping at both terminals).
There is also a non-stop bus link between Gatwick and Heathrow airports, running upto 125 times per day, with a journey time of approximately 80 minutes.
National Express coaches run to various destinations including Sutton. Mitcham, Streatham, Stockwell, Vauxhall, and Victoria for approximately 8 pounds.
National also run a service to local hotels for approximately 3 pounds.
Easybus run a service to Earls Court and West Brompton every 20 minutes during the day, with a journey time of 65 minutes, for as little as 2 GB Pounds when booked in advance.
A taxi from the airport to central London is likely to cost around 120 GB Pounds.
Within the 2 terminals at Gatwick (north and south) there are approximately 32 bars/restaurants, a large number of shops, Internet kiosks, FREE WiFi Internet access, and phone or laptop charging points.
The Hampton by Hilton hotel is attached to the north terminal, as is the Sofitel, while the Premier Inn is opposite.
The 245 roomed BLOC Hotel opened in 2014, adjacent to the departures security area in the South Terminal and the Hilton hotel is also nearby. The YotelAir, located in the South terminal has cabins for a few hours, or overnight
London Gatwick airport has Airport Carbon Accreditation, at the Neutrality level.
46.5 million passengers passed through London Gatwick airport in 2019, an increase of 1% from the previous year, making it the UK's second busiest airport. Gatwick has until recently, also been the world's busiest single runway airport.
London Gatwick Airports Web site can be accessed Here
London City , UK (43 Km)
London Heathrow , UK (41 Km)
London Luton , UK (82 Km)
London Southend , UK (77 Km)
London Stansted , UK (87 Km)
Shoreham Brighton City, UK (36 Km)
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