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Gatwick - London Hotel Shared Airport Van Shuttle Service

Door to door shared van service between Gatwick Airport and Central London hotels


Gatwick Airport - Central London Hotel Van Shuttle Service

Gatwick - Central London Hotel Shuttle Service

The quickest and most efficient way to transfer from Gatwick Airport to your Central London hotel is by one of the train options.

Road based options are relatively slow between Gatwick and Central London, the road from Gatwick to Central London soon gets bogged down in stop, start urban traffic. However, most of the trains terminate at London Victoria, which for most people requires a further taxi or alternative to your hotel in London. A door to door service recovers much of that time.


The Gatwick Airport - London hotel van shuttle although very common in many other countries has a very chequered history at London airports. Only a tiny fraction of passengers use them and most do not even know the service exists.

Unlike the public transport alternatives run by huge corporations the shuttle service is run by relative small independent operators.

The van shuttle service is relatively expensive and potentially slow compared with the popular public transport alternatives, but much cheaper than a private car or taxi and of course above all is door to door unlike public transport.

Gatwick Airport Arrival Transfer

Gatwick Airport currently has two passenger terminals. It normally takes 45 to 75 minutes after landing to clear customs and collect your luggage.

After you have collected your luggage, you meet your driver in the Arrivals Hall, at the meeting point, normally by the information desk.

The service provides transport for all flights, whatever time of day.

The road transfer normally takes 60-90 minutes into London depending on traffic conditions.

Hotel and apartment only are valid destinations in all the major hotel districts in Central London, broadly corresponding to zone 1 of the London public transport system. These include: Bayswater, Belgravia, Bloomsbury, Chelsea, Covent Garden, Earls Court, Euston, Hammersmith, Holborn, Kensington, Kings Cross, Knightsbridge, Marylebone, Mayfair, Notting Hill, Paddington, Pimlico, Regents Park, Soho, St James's, St John's Wood, Tower Bridge, Victoria, West End, Waterloo, Westminster and Whitehall.


Baggage Allowance

Each traveller is allowed a maximum of 1 suitcase and 1 carry-on bag. Oversized or excessive luggage (e.g. surfboards, golf clubs or bikes) may have certain restrictions, please inquire prior to travel to confirm if your excess luggage is acceptable

Gatwick Airport Departure Transfer

Departure transfers are simply the reverse of the arrivals procedure.

The same hotel areas in London are covered. You will be picked up at your hotel or apartment and dropped at departures of the passenger terminal at gatwick you are departing from.


Gatwick to London Hotel Shuttle Tickets
London to Gatwick  Hotel Shuttle Tickets
London - Gatwick Airport Comparison of Fares 2016

Service

Standard Adult Fare*

One-Way

 Return

Bus/Coach Options

National Express Bus To Victoria

from £5.00

from £10.00

easyBus To West Brompton

£2-£11

£4-£22

Train Options

Southern Train To Victoria (Train Ticket)

£12.00/£15.40~

£24.00/£30.80~

Southern Train To Victoria (Oyster)

£8.00/£14.00~

£16.00/£28.00~

Southern Train To Zone 1 (Oyster)

£10.20/£16.20~

£20.40/£32.40~

Thameslink Train To St Pancras (Train Ticket)

£9.40/£10.30~

£19.50/£20.60~

Thameslink Train To St Pancras (Oyster)

£8.00/£14.00~

£16.00/£28.00~

Gatwick Express Train (Ticket on day)

£19.90

£34.90

Gatwick Express Train (Advance on-line)

£17.70

£31.05

Gatwick Express Train (Oyster)

£19.80

£39.60

Gatwick Express Train (Web Duo on-line)

n/a

£44.70†

Shuttles & Private Cars/Coaches

Hotel Van Shuttle

£32

£64

Saloon/Sedan Car (2 People)

£77

£154

Small Bus (12 People)

£230

£460

* Standard adult ticket. Return leg within one month.

† On line only return ticket for 2 adults.

~ Cheapest Off Peak and Anytime fares

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