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TodayFeb 26
from $36
TomorrowFeb 27
from $36
WedFeb 28
from $36
ThuFeb 29
from $25
FriMar 1
from $25
SatMar 2
from $25
SunMar 3
from $25
MonMar 4
from $25

Cheap buses leaving today

One passenger / one way

5:10PM
1h25m
6:35PM
Heathrow - Heathrow Airport (LHR) Terminals 2&3
Cheapest
Gatwick - Gatwick Airport (LGW) North Terminal
Cheapest
6:10PM
1h25m
7:35PM
Heathrow - Heathrow Airport (LHR) Terminals 2&3
2nd Cheapest
Gatwick - Gatwick Airport (LGW) North Terminal
2nd Cheapest
7:20PM
50m
8:10PM
Heathrow - Heathrow Airport (LHR) T5
Fastest
Gatwick - Gatwick Airport (LGW) North Terminal
Fastest
7:55PM
50m
8:45PM
Heathrow - Heathrow Airport (LHR) T5
Gatwick - Gatwick Airport (LGW) North Terminal
10:35PM
52m
11:27PM
Heathrow - London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5
Gatwick - London Gatwick Airport South Terminal
Bus Heathrow to Gatwick: Trip Overview

Bus Heathrow to Gatwick: Trip Overview

Average Ticket Price$40
Average Bus Trip Duration1h 9m
Number of daily buses247
Earliest bus departure12:40 AM
Distance42 km
Latest bus departure11:59 PM

Heathrow to Gatwick Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses247
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures12:40AM - 11:59PM
Minimum Price$26
Average Ticket Price$40
Minimum Trip Duration2m
Average Bus Trip Duration1h9m
Distance42 km
Bus companies on this routeNational Express, Megabus UK
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip Heathrow - Gatwick

The average bus ticket price from Heathrow to Gatwick is $40. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Heathrow to Gatwick is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

The average travel time between Heathrow and Gatwick is around 1h 9m, although the fastest bus will take about 2m.This is the time it takes to travel the 39 km that separates the two cities.

The number of buses from Heathrow to Gatwick can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 247 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Heathrow to Gatwick by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the bus from Heathrow to Gatwick, you can travel comfortably and safely with National Express, Megabus UK.

Buses travelling between Heathrow and Gatwick leave from London Heathrow Airport or Travelodge Hotel, Heathrow Central and arrive at London Gatwick Airport.

Find cheapest prices for buses

Find cheapest prices for buses

Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
02-24
$37
02-25
$37
Today
$37
02-27
$37
02-28
$37
02-29
$26
03-01
$26
03-02
$26
The cheapest trip from Heathrow to Gatwick was searched and found on Mar 1, 2024 with a price of $26

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your bus tickets from Heathrow to Gatwick, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from $26 to $53 for a bus ticket from Heathrow to Gatwick based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $26 which is on 2024-03-01.

Usually National Express will charge you higher prices for tickets closer to the departure date. To find the best prices, you should be flexible on your date of travel.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Meet and talk to locals at the bus stations while travelling from Heathrow to Gatwick.There is no better way to get inside travel information while exploring a new city than to go straight to its people.

Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from Heathrow to Gatwick, riding the bus will expose you to some of the most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Buses have one of the smallest carbon footprints of motorized transport modes. A bus going from Heathrow to Gatwick will emit less CO2 than a car or an airplane.

Make a music playlist for your bus ride from Heathrow to Gatwick, and enjoy the scenery to tunes from your own personal soundtrack.

Did you know?

The Superbus, created by a Dutch engineer is the world's fastest bus with 250 km/h. Too bad it's only a prototype for now.

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

It takes 27 hours to go by bus from Lima to Cusco, one of the craziest bus trips on the world. This route is used daily by locals and backpackers.

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