What Are Some Ways to Travel Between Heathrow and Gatwick?

Some ways to travel between Heathrow Airport in London, England, and Gatwick Airport in Crawley, West Sussex, England, include National Express coaches, minicab or trains with connections in London using the Underground, notes the Heathrow Airport website. Customers can also reserve chauffeur service or take a taxi from one of the airport terminal taxi ranks.

The distance between Heathrow and Gatwick airports is 42 miles, or 68 kilometers as noted locally. Travel time using National Express coaches, which run about six times every hour, is 75 minutes. Customers can also take the Heathrow Express to London's Paddington station, then take the Underground to Victoria station. This trip takes 45 minutes. Another option is take the Underground directly from Heathrow to Victoria station, which take 50 minutes. At Victoria Station, customers can transfer to a Gatwick Express, which makes the 30-minute trip to Gatwick Airport.