Duration 1h 3m
Distance 48.9 miles
Average price £21
Frequency 5/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and London City Airport (LCY) takes 1h 3m and the fastest train takes 54 min. The train runs at least 5 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.

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  1. Gatwick Airport
  2. London City Airport (LCY)
1h 2m
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£14 - £33

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

Trains run every 15 minutes between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and London City Airport (LCY). The earliest departure is at 12:49 in the afternoon, and the last departure from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is at 18:19 which arrives into London City Airport (LCY) at 19:27. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 3m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Friday, December 13, 2019

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London City Airport (LCY)? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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 1h 2m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and London City Airport (LCY) is 26 miles. The road distance is 48.9 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 Thameslink, arrive at London Bridge station.

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There are 8496+ hotels available in London City Airport (LCY). Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and London City Airport (LCY)?

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London City Airport (LCY) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £12 - £16 and the journey takes 40 min. Southern also services this route twice daily.
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