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Information and transfers page
London buses do not operate from Gatwick which is actually outside of
London in West Susssex.
The majority of coach services are not wheelchair accessible, but will
carry wheelchairs for passengers who are able to board the bus/coach unaided.
Several companies run coach and bus services from Gatwick to all parts
of the UK. Most of the routes are run from the upper level of the South Terminal
and most will also stop at the lower level of the North Terminal which is the
arrivals level. The Gatwick Coach Station is actually located on the lower level
of the South Terminal.
Direct connections to popular destinations include Heathrow, central
London, Bristol, Brighton, Birmingham, Oxford, Cambridge and Norwich.
National Express are the biggest coach service providers in the UK and have ticket facilities in the arrivals area of both
terminals at Gatwick and an additional ticket desk in the South Terminal coach
station. Their coaches link to locations all over England, Scotland and Wales
departing from both terminals and starting their journey from the South terminal
then picking up from the North Terminal.
National Express - Gatwick to London
Express - Gatwick to Heathrow Airport
National Express - Gatwick to
National Express - Gatwick to
Detailed National Express
Local Bus Hoppa
A collaboration between National Express and Excel, this serves a few hotels
close to the airport.
Gatwick Hotel Hoppa
Run an air-conditioned service to Oxford up to every hour goes from both
North and South Terminals.
From South Terminal from 01.00 till 23.15. Journey takes around 120
From North Terminal 01.05 till 23.20. Journey takes around 115 minutes.
Cost from £20 one way adult fare.
for Oxford Bus information
Full details here
This is a pre-booked bus service that will make home drop-offs if
possible in certain areas. All vehicles have seat belts fitted and are
Gatwick Flyer cover areas roughly in a triangle covering Gatwick, London
and Southend including a direct service to Southend from South Terminal only.
Gatwick Flyer Website
Tel: +44 (0)1708 730 555
Metrobus run local bus services from Gatwick Airport. Using the service
to Crawley provides further bus transfer options.
Stops at both the North and South Terminals.
option 1: Horley, Library > Horley, Lee Street > Salfords, Church > East
Surrey Hospital > Earlswood, Rail Station > Redhill Bus Station
option 2: City Place > Manor Royal, Faraday Road > Northgate, Woodfield
Road > Crawley Bus Station (arr) > Crawley Bus Station (dep) > Three Bridges,
Gales Drive >
Three Bridges Station > Maidenbower, Matthews Drive
Run up to every 20 minutes. From approximately 05.50 till 23.30.
Gatwick Direct 200
From North and South Terminals.
Langley Green, The Parade > Ifield, Shopping Parade > Gossops Green,
Shops > Bewbush, Dorsten Square
At least every 30 minutes.
From approximately 04.45 till 21.45
Fastway is the name given to the dedicated road infrastructure created
to serve the local Crawley, Gatwick and Horley areas. The latest technology
helps keep Fastway to timetable by monitoring its location and giving it
priority at traffic lights if it is running late. Dedicated bus lanes help keep
Fastway moving during peak hours.
The Fastway buses are striking silver and blue so they are easy to spot.
This Metrobus Service runs from Gatwick North Terminal 24/7 up to every ten
minutes. Goes out to City Place, Manor Royal Industrial Area, Crawley town
centre, Southgate Avenue, Broadfield and Bewbush.
This Metrobus Service runs to Horley town centre. Also runs the other
way to Three Bridges, Broadfield Staduim and Bradfield Barton.
Up to every 20 minutes, 20 hours a day, every day. From 5.24 till 23.04.
Maidenbower - Redhill Via Three Bridges, Crawley Town Centre, Northgate, Manor Royal, Gatwick Airport, Horley Town Centre, Salfords & East Surrey Hospital.
Operates up to every 20 minutes, 7 days a week, 364 days a year.
View the Fastway Website
View Metrobus timetables
For more specific bus and coach information see the appropriate airport transfer
section from the menu on the left of this page.