Budget Accommodation - Best Deals
RH11 0NU, Crawley, Ifield Green, Ifield
Set within 2 acres of private grounds, screened by mature trees, this attractive residence provides an atmosphere of peace and tranquillity, within a 10-minute drive of Gatwick Airport. Airport Parking for both short and or... read more
£ 25.00View Rates
RH11 0JY, Crawley, Charlwood Road
Just 10 minutes’ drive from Gatwick Airport, Little Foxes Hotel & Gatwick Airport Parking is surrounded by woodland. All of the rooms at Little Foxes feature private shower rooms with large, luxury bath towels. Rooms... read more
£ 28.00View Rates
RH11 0LA, Crawley, Prestwood Lane, Ifield Wood
Waterhall Country House - Gatwick is set in 34 acres of picturesque countryside and only a 10-minute drive from Gatwick Airport. It offers modern accommodation with free WiFi and special offers on holiday parking up... read more
£ 34.20View Rates
RH6 0BA, Horley, Povey Cross Road, Horley
Next to Gatwick Airport, this Holiday Inn offers 24-hour airport transfers at a surcharge, extensive on-site parking, meeting room facilities, and modern rooms with satellite TV. Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel. Each room includes... read more
£ 38.94View Rates
RH11 7SX, Crawley, Langley Drive, Langley Green
This modern hotel is a 5-minute drive from London Gatwick Airport. The shuttle bus is currently not in operation, however a taxi can be arranged by Front Desk for approx. £18. Crawley and Three Bridges... read more
£ 40.26View Rates
RH6 0HQ, Horley, Reigate Road, Hookwood
Situated 400 metres from Spire Gatwick Park Hospital and 1.7 km from Horley Library, Hookwood Lodge provides accommodation in Horley. The property offers guests transfers to Gatwick Airport upon request. Horley Council Offices is 1.8... read more
£ 44.33View Rates
RH10 8XH, Crawley, Tinsley Lane South, Three Bridges
Situated just 4 miles from London Gatwick Airport, Sandman Signature London Gatwick is also just 30 minutes from central London via the Gatwick Express train. With free Wi-Fi throughout, the Sandman Signature offers a discounted... read more
£ 55.00View Rates
RH6 8PB, Horley, Ladbroke Road
Set in 3 acres of award-winning grounds, Langshott Manor has an award-winning restaurant, luxurious rooms, free Wi-Fi and free parking. Gatwick Airport is just an 8-minute drive away. All of the individually designed rooms feature... read more
£ 159.00View Rates
UK’s second largest
Gatwick Airport is the second largest airport after UK’s largest and major airport ; Heathrow. Statistics show that it has the busiest single runway in the world serving around 200 destinations every day. Both charter and scheduled flights fly in and out from the runway on a daily basis.
Passengers can easily transfer to and from the centre of London which generally takes around one hour. Gatwick is only 28 miles from Central London accommodation and is well connected by rail as well as road.
If you are travelling to the airport by car there’s plenty of car parking space, however it may be wise to make enquiries about paying in advance to secure parking during the busy summer holiday period.
There are excellent facilities at both of the two terminals such as shops, restaurants and bars where you can buy duty free shopping while enjoying a meal before your flight. There are also many cheap hotels close by which are ideal if you have any early morning departure flights or late evening arrival flights.
Where Should I Stay ?
Why not book a (family) room in a hotel nearby so you can enjoy some of the many attractions? There are a wide range of inexpensive hostels and motels to choose from, most of which offer budget price rooms. Making a reservation for an affordable b&b or hostel will leave you with more spending money in your pocket for things to do near Gatwick. When reserving a place to stay so you are near to the departure or arrival hall, it’s important to see exactly what’s included in the price. Does your property have free Wi-Fi internet access for instance which can be absolutely essential for business travellers? Is there free car parking? What is the distance between London Gatwick and your hotel or hostel style accommodation?
Spend the day in Brighton, one of the UK’s best loved seaside resorts. It will take you around 30 minutes to get there by road or rail. Have a walk along the pier or spend a few hours topping up your tan on Brighton beach.
How about experiencing the sights and sounds of central London before your flight? Hop on a double decker open top tour bus so you can see the Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, the Tower of London, the Eye and much more.
When flying in and out of this international airfield choosing the best accommodation can make your travel itinerary more relaxing. The Internet has a plethora of information regarding cheap hotels, hostels and motels.
It’s also reassuring to know that the vast majority of hotel properties also provides a free shuttle service (transfer or transport) to and from Gatwick Airport. It depends what you’re after when choosing accommodation which is often reflected in the competitive prices for b&b or bed and breakfast establishments, low budget hostels to luxury five star hotel chains.
The closest value for money hotel to the airport terminals is 3 star Central Premier Inn. This hotel is situated next to the North Terminal, and a 24-hour hotel shuttle bus travels between the hotel and the 2 terminals every 20 minutes.
With Shuttle Transfers to North and South terminal
Many hotels nearby Gatwick airport offer a (free) shuttle to and from the airport. Close to the airport and Crawley town centre is the Crowne Plaza Gatwick-Crawley.
This newly renovated property is just a few miles from away from the departure hall and the M23. From this hotel a shuttle bus service operates regularly between the hotel and the landing field in Horley England.
Some Facts and Location of LGW in England UK
Name : Gatwick Airport
Location : the terminal is situated north of the town of Crawley in West Sussex, around 29 miles or 47 km from central London.
Other major airports in the region offering international and domestic flights are London Heathtrow (LHR), London Luton (LTN), Stansted Airport (STN), London City (LCY) and Southend (SEN). Plenty of budget friendly accommodation can be found nearby these airfields as well. Popular are hotels with parking esp. around Southend and Stansted.
Address : West Sussex RH6 0NP, England, United Kingdom (UK)
IATA Code : LGW
Flight connections to and from the United States are provided by British Airways, Monarch Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Thomas Cook, Thomson Airways, and Virgin Atlantic.
Flights to Canada are operated by Air Transat, Monarch Airlines.
Terminals : two passenger terminals, North and South.
satnav postcode South Terminal : RH6 0NP
satnav postcode North Terminal : RH6 0PJ
Region : South East England
County : West Sussex
Tel. : +44 844 892 0322
The airport is directly linked via the non-stop Gatwick Express with London Victoria station in central London. There are also direct services to London Bridge, City Thameslink, St Pancras International rail hub for the Eurostar, London Farringdon and Clapham Junction and rail links to destinations all around the UK.
Coach services connect Gatwick international in London with more than 400 towns and cities all over the UK.
Most bus services operate from the lower South Terminal forecourt, and some also call at the North Terminal. National Express coach services runs frequent from both North and South Terminal to many places in the United Kingdom.
LGW International is directly linked to the M23 motorway at Junction 9 and to the A23 London-Brighton road. Juntion 7 of the M25 is a ten-minute drive away. The satnav postcodes are for South Terminal RH6 0NP and for the North Terminal RH6 0PJ.
Nearest Hotels : in the towns and villages of Gatwick, Crawley, and Horley.
Attractions nearby RH6 0NP and RH6 0PJ terminals
Archway Theatre Horley (The Drive, Horley RH6 7NQ, England UK): cosy and small theatre, operated by a membership organisation, the Archway Theatre Company. Well worth a visit.
Lets Race (59/61 Brighton Road, Horley RH6 7HJ, England – Formerly Pure Tech Racing): racing and motorsport entertainment centre. Recommended to anyone who enjoys racing.
Gatwick Aviation Museum (Vallance By-Ways, Lowfield Heath Road, Charlwood RH6 0BT, England): open air aviation museum displaying a collection of post war aircraft and cold war exhibits.
Tilgate Park (Titmus Drive, Tilgate, Crawley RH10 5PQ, England): largest and most popular park in the area with lakes, lawns, gardens, woodland and bridleways. Fantastic for picnics and walks.