Our Gatwick services run 156 times through the day and night from 90 pick-up points, direct to the Airport door.
Drop-off and pick-up at North and South terminals from a range of destinations across the UK.
Our coaches arrive and depart from the lower level, outside International Arrivals at Gatwick's North Terminal.
Our ticket office is inside the terminal at International Arrivals.
To get to the South Terminal, simply hop on the transit train from the upper level.
Our service arrives at and departs from the lower forecourt at stops 1 to 5. Escalators, lifts, ramps and travelators make it easy to get between the forecourt and the terminal.
Our ticket offices are in Arrivals and the lower forecourt area.
Remember to book a coach which arrives at the terminal in plenty of time to check-in and clear security before your flight departs.
Book direct travel to Gatwick Airport from just £5 one-way*.
On selected routes, we operate 100 services every 24 hours (which is equivalent to one every 15 minutes) and take you right to the airport door.
Whether you're planning a day trip or jetting off abroad on holiday, you can save on standard fares when travelling in a group.
Travel anywhere in the UK (including airports) in a group of four or more and save 25% on standard fares. To take advantage of this offer, simply book your seats at least three days in advance.
You can connect between London's four major airports for just £20 each one way, when you travel as a group of three or more. There's no need to book in advance; simply book on the day if you wish.
Full terms and conditions for group travel offers can be found here
Our dedicated Gatwick to Heathrow shuttle runs 5 times an hour, taking you direct from Gatwick to Heathrow for just £20 one-way or £40 return. It's also 15 minutes faster than the train, and doesn't involve any changes or interruptions to your journey.
For just £5 each way, our Flexible Add On lets you be completely flexible with which coach you board to and from the airport:
So if your flight is delayed, then there's no need to panic; you can just hop on the next available coach.
Simply add Flexible Fare to your ticket during the booking process.
The cost of the flexible ticket is £5 per adult and £2.50 per child, each way
The flexible airport ticket is only bookable online through the Journey Planner on the left of this page
No discounts apply to the flexible airport journey fee
purchasable on services which start or end at an airport location
Amendments – one free amendment permitted to both the outbound and inbound journey (no fees or excess fares apply)
Refunds – the flexible airport ticket is refundable up to 24 hours before the outbound journey. (no fees apply) Flexible add-on fees are non-refundable.
Switching to another service within the 24 hour flexibility period is subject to availability. To guarantee your seat you will need to either call us on 03717 81 81 81 (lines are open 24/7) or speak to a member of coach station staff
All tickets are issued and all passengers are carried subject to National Express' General Conditions of Carriage
You can take two 20kg suitcases and an item of hand luggage per person on our coaches, which means flying with extra luggage isn't a problem. Read our luggage help page for more information on luggage allowances and our additional luggage policy...
Getting the most out of your pre-flight experience
Here's a set of handy maps guiding you around the airport.
These maps are designed to help you get the most from your time at Gatwick, offering fun and useful tips for when you’re hungry, thirsty or in need of entertainment.