Travel from BHX to LGW

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$36 | 4h 4min Train$49 | 3h 18min Bus23 lb of CO2
  1. Flight$235
    4h 27min · 400 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$41
    4h 36min · 26 lb of CO2
  3. Train$43
    3h 23min · 37 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$15
    2h 12min · 25 lb of CO2

BHX airport Flights

bus tickets from BHX to LGW

$235 · 4h 27min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $235
Travel Duration
4h 27min

BHX airport Buses

bus tickets from Birmingham to Gatwick

$41 · 4h 36min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $41
Travel Duration
4h 36min

bus tickets from Coventry to Gatwick

$36 · 4h 4min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $36
Travel Duration
4h 4min

bus tickets from Tamworth to Gatwick

$42 · 4h 44min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $42
Travel Duration
4h 44min

bus tickets from Nuneaton to Gatwick

$38 · 4h 17min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $38
Travel Duration
4h 17min

BHX airport Trains

train tickets from Marston Green to Horley

$49 · 3h 23min
Train
Train Tickets
About $49
Travel Duration
3h 23min
Marston Green - Marston Green
Virgin Trains · 2h 24minVT A
London - West Brompton
Southern Railway · 58minSN 4
Horley - Horley

train tickets from Marston Green to Crawley

$49 · 3h 25min
Train
Train Tickets
About $49
Travel Duration
3h 25min
Marston Green - Marston Green
Virgin Trains · 2h 24minVT A
London - Clapham Junction
Southern Railway · 1h 1minSN 4
Crawley - Three Bridges

train tickets from Olton to Horley

$43 · 3h 26min
Train
Train Tickets
About $43
Travel Duration
3h 26min
Olton - Olton
Chiltern Railways · 2h 27minCR
London - West Brompton
Southern Railway · 58minSN 4
Horley - Horley

train tickets from Hampton-In-Arden to Horley

$49 · 3h 18min
Train
Train Tickets
About $49
Travel Duration
3h 18min
Hampton-in-Arden - Hampton-In-Arden
Virgin Trains · 2h 19minVT A
London - West Brompton
Southern Railway · 58minSN 4
Horley - Horley

Drive from BHX airport

Driving from BHX to LGW

$15 · 2h 12min

It's 113 miles between BHX to LGW. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 12min and 2h 18min from BHX to LGW under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 25min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to LGW by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $15.

Our recommendation to LGW

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from BHX to LGW?

On your trip from BHX to LGW, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train. Shuttle service may be available to LGW. If you're traveling with a large group, you should probably take a shuttle as it will reduce the price per person. Alternatively, there are shared shuttle services available. With this option, you'll want to book as soon as possible to allow the shuttle service enough time to coordinate your pickup and dropoff.

BHX to LGW London - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from BHX to LGW. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to LGW is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the BHX/LGW buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from BHX is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between BHX and LGW during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from BHX to LGW? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of LGW traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to LGW is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from BHX to LGW?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from BHX to LGW is by bus. The bus costs $36 roughly and will take 4 hours 4 minutes.

Is there a train from BHX to LGW?

Yes, trains between BHX area and LGW, but there is no direct route. They are operated by {operators}. In total, it will take roughly 3 hours 23 minutes. We recommend catching the train at Marston Green, which is about 1 miles from BHX. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at West Brompton London, Clapham Junction London.

How long does it take from BHX to LGW by car?

The total distance between BHX and LGW is 113 miles and will take you about 2 hours 12 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $15.

Travel companies on this route

Virgin Trains
Train company
43918 routes
Southern Railway
Train company
4558 routes
Chiltern Railways
Train company
3718 routes