Gatwick Airport Informational Guide to London Gatwick International Airport - LGW - NON OFFICIAL

Gatwick Airport Taxi

A car ride from LGW Airport to London city centre may take around 1 hour, always depending on traffic.

Take into account that price and time to London are high due to the airport’s location. 

Taking a taxi to London from Gatwick can take up to 1 hour and around 60 to 130, depending on the final destination. 

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Taxi booth at Gatwick Airport.


Taxi Location

See the taxi ranks location at the Terminals at Gatwick Airport:

North Terminal: Arrivals ground level, at the exit of the long term car parks.

South Terminal: Arrivals leve 2, at the exit of the long and short stay car parks. 

Taxi Companies

Gatwick Cars Ltd have been pointed as Gatwick’s official taxi. To call for a taxi: +44 1892 570190

Given the huge amount of passengers requesting a taxi, we ought passengers to pre-book a taxi in order to save time and money. However, it is not imperative. 

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Reserve a taxi at your arrival. 

Taxi Fares

The average price for a one-way ride to central London can vary between £60 to £130. 

It is not an economic option to get to London. 

*fares may change. 

Ridesharing Services

Free Now, Ola and Uber operate at Gatwick Airport. For passengers that want to use that service it is needed to download the application to the smartphone first.


If you want private transportation to any destination, you can book your transfer now to and from Gatwick Airport. 

Book your transfer at Gatwick Airport