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Plan your route

London Gatwick Airport is 28 miles south of London. Gatwick is linked directly to the M23 at Junction 9 and to the A23 London-Brighton Road. The M25 is only a 10-minute drive away at Junction 7. This will connect you to the UK's road and motorway network.

What are the postcodes for Gatwick Airport terminals?

South Terminal: RH6 0NP

North Terminal: RH6 0PJ

How early should you arrive at Gatwick?

It's advisable that you arrive at least two hours before your flight to allow for plenty of time to check-in and pass-through security. You could gain valuable extra time and skip the airport queues with a handy fast track pass though.

What junction is Gatwick Airport on the M23?

Junction 9.

What junction off the M25 is Gatwick Airport?

Leave the M25 at Junction 7 and join the M23 southbound for Gatwick.

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