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Duration 1h 4m
Distance 52.5 miles
Average price £19
Frequency 6/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and London City Airport (LCY) takes 1h 4m and the fastest train takes 53 min. The train runs at least 6 times per hour from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London City Airport (LCY). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train, subway

  1. Gatwick Airport
  2. London Bridge station
  3. London City Airport (LCY)
49 min
£12 - £30

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London City Airport (LCY) train times

Trains run every 10 minutes between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and London City Airport (LCY). The earliest departure is at 21:19 at night, and the last departure from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is at 23:06 which arrives into London City Airport (LCY) at 00:03. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 4m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Tuesday, May 18, 2021

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via London Bridge station and Canning Town DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and London City Airport (LCY) is 26 miles. The road distance is 52.5 miles.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Canning Town station.

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There are 4195+ hotels available in London City Airport (LCY). Prices start at £75 per night.

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