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Cheap coach tickets from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
National Express
18:155h30
Bournemouth, Coach Station
23:45London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
£311One-way
1 change
Cheapest
National Express
18:155h40
Bournemouth, Coach Station
23:55London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
£311One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
National Express
20:305h25
Bournemouth, Coach Station
01:55London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
£341One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
National Express
20:305h15
Bournemouth, Coach Station
01:45London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
£341One-way
1 change
National Express
07:303h40
Bournemouth, Coach Station
11:10London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
£401One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableBournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, 26 April
National Express
01:303h30
Bournemouth, Coach Station
05:00London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
0 changes
National Express
01:303h15
Bournemouth, Coach Station
04:45London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
0 changes
National Express
03:503h35
Bournemouth, Coach Station
07:25London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
0 changes
National Express
03:503h45
Bournemouth, Coach Station
07:35London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
0 changes
National Express
05:054h45
Bournemouth, Coach Station
09:50London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
1 change
National Express
05:054h55
Bournemouth, Coach Station
10:00London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
1 change
National Express
07:303h40
Bournemouth, Coach Station
11:10London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
0 changes
National Express
07:303h50
Bournemouth, Coach Station
11:20London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
0 changes
National Express
08:404h15
Bournemouth, Coach Station
12:55London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
1 change
National Express
08:404h25
Bournemouth, Coach Station
13:05London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
1 change
National Express
10:453h30
Bournemouth, Coach Station
14:15London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
0 changes
National Express
10:453h40
Bournemouth, Coach Station
14:25London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
0 changes
National Express
12:155h10
Bournemouth, Coach Station
17:25London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
1 change
National Express
12:155h20
Bournemouth, Coach Station
17:35London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
1 change
National Express
14:003h50
Bournemouth, Coach Station
17:50London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
0 changes
National Express
14:004h00
Bournemouth, Coach Station
18:00London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
0 changes
National Express
15:354h45
Bournemouth, Coach Station
20:20London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
1 change
National Express
15:354h35
Bournemouth, Coach Station
20:10London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
1 change
National Express
17:453h20
Bournemouth, Coach Station
21:05London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
0 changes
National Express
17:453h30
Bournemouth, Coach Station
21:15London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
0 changes
National Express
18:155h30
Bournemouth, Coach Station
23:45London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
1 change
National Express
18:155h40
Bournemouth, Coach Station
23:55London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
1 change
National Express
20:305h25
Bournemouth, Coach Station
01:55London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
1 change
National Express
20:305h15
Bournemouth, Coach Station
01:45London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
1 change

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Bus times from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 15 m

Average

4 h 18 m

Buses per day

24

Distance

129 km

Of the 24 buses that leave Bournemouth for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
National Express
01:303h15
Bournemouth, Coach Station
04:45London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
£401One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
National Express
17:453h20
Bournemouth, Coach Station
21:05London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
£401One-way
0 changes
National Express
10:453h30
Bournemouth, Coach Station
14:15London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
£401One-way
0 changes
National Express
01:303h30
Bournemouth, Coach Station
05:00London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
£401One-way
0 changes
National Express
17:453h30
Bournemouth, Coach Station
21:15London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
£401One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

distanceDistance79 miles
durationAverage coach duration3 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£31 (€34)
frequencyCoach frequency12 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 4 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) cover the 79 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there are 12 coaches operating per day. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £21, but the average price of coach tickets is £31.

Coach companies: National Express Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Find the best coaches between Bournemouth and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) with Omio's travel partners National Express from £23. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Bournemouth - London Gatwick Airport (LGW) coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) coach information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £23
  • National Express frequency: 12 a day

Coaches from Bournemouth to London Gatwick

With a choice of direct routes, travelling by coach from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport is a comfortable and cost-effective way of starting a journey by plane. Both direct and connecting routes operate throughout the day with journey times of approximately four and a half hours. A similar timetable is in place seven days a week. Departures are from Bournemouth Bus Station while arrivals are at both London Gatwick Airport's North and South Terminals.

Which coach companies travel from Bournemouth to London Gatwick?

All coaches from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport are operated by National Express. This is a part-British, part-multinational transport company with its headquarters in Birmingham. All National Express coaches are modern with standard facilities of WiFi, toilets, air conditioning and heating. Some coaches also have individual power sockets.

How long is the coach from Bournemouth to London Gatwick?

Coaches from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport take approximately four and a half hours to complete the journey. Almost half of the routes are direct whilst others require a connection at either London Heathrow Bus Station or London Victoria Coach Station.

How many coaches are there from Bournemouth to London Gatwick?

There are at least 14 direct coaches a day to London Gatwick Airport from Bournemouth and 17 further departures on connecting routes. A similar timetable operates throughout the week with coaches leaving from the early hours of the morning until mid-evening.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from Bournemouth to London Gatwick?

Departure bus station: All coaches from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport depart from Bournemouth Bus Station, which is located on Holdenhurst Road in the town centre. The bus station is served by both long-distance and local buses and among its other facilities are a taxi rank, car and bicycle parking, toilets, ATMs, payphones, passenger lounges, newsagents, a coffee shop and food kiosks. A further range of shops, cafes and restaurants can be found in the local streets around the bus station.

Arrival bus station: Coaches to London Gatwick Airport from Bournemouth drop passengers off at both the north and south terminals depending on their flight departure. Passengers arriving by coach have full use of the airport facilities at their designated terminal. These include taxi ranks, a train station, passenger lounges, banking and currency services, ATMs, WiFi, left luggage storage, children's play areas and a wide choice of shops, cafes and restaurants.

FAQs: Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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Cheap coach tickets from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) can start from as little as £21 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is £31; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by coach from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 3 h 15 min   to travel the 79 mile long trip, with around there are 12 coaches per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) leaves at 07: 30. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) leaves at 21: 30.
There are 12 coaches a day from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) which require at least one change with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
For the best Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to compare what amenities they may offer.
The cheapest month to travel from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by coach is February.
You have options as you can travel from Bournemouth to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 2 different ways: train or coach.

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