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Best price £ 8.06
Journey duration 6 h 24 min
Connections per day 7
First departure 23:15
Last departure 15:45
Distance 116.8 mi

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What's the best way to get from Birmingham to Gatwick? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Birmingham to Gatwick, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Birmingham to Gatwick?

On average, a bus ticket from Birmingham to Gatwick will cost you £ 23.69. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 8.06. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Buses from Birmingham to Gatwick

How long will it take me to travel from Birmingham to Gatwick by bus?

The journey between Birmingham and Gatwick by bus usually takes 6 h 24 min to cover a distance of 116.8 mi. The shortest journey from Birmingham to Gatwick will take you 3 h 40 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Gatwick quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

At what time of the day can I travel from Birmingham to Gatwick?

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Birmingham to Gatwick leaving at 23:15. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 15:45.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many journeys from Birmingham to Gatwick are there every day?

If you want to get from Birmingham to Gatwick, you can travel with providers such as National Express. You will find a maximum number of 202 departures per day. On average, there are 7 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 1 direct journeys between Birmingham and Gatwick. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 6 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.