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There are 5 ways to get from Barking to London City Airport (LCY) by bus, train, taxi, towncar or foot

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Line 173 bus  •  9m

  1. Take the line 173 bus from Barking, King Edwards Road Barking to Beckton Bus Station 173

$3

4 alternative options

Train  •  20m

  1. Take the train from Barking to West Ham
  2. Take the train from West Ham DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  9m

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to London City Airport (LCY) 5 miles

$26 - $32

Towncar  •  9m

  1. Take a town car from Barking to London City Airport 5 miles

$75 - $110

Walk  •  1h 20m

  1. Walk from Barking to London City Airport (LCY) 4.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Barking to London City Airport (LCY) is to line 173 bus which costs £2 and takes 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Barking to London City Airport (LCY) is to line 173 bus which costs £2 and takes 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barking, King Edwards Road Barking and arriving at Beckton Bus Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barking to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Barking and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via West Ham DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20m.

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The distance between Barking and London City Airport (LCY) is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Barking to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to line 173 bus which takes 9m and costs £2.

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The line 173 bus from Barking, King Edwards Road Barking to Beckton Bus Station takes 9m including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Barking to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Barking, King Edwards Road Barking station.

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Barking to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by c2c, depart from Barking station.

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The best way to get from Barking to London City Airport (LCY) is to line 173 bus which takes 9m and costs £2. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 20m.

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Map of how to get from Barking to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 9m

What companies run services between Barking, England and London City Airport (LCY), England?

London Buses operates a bus from Barking to London City Airport (LCY) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 9m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barking to London City Airport (LCY) via West Ham and West Ham DLR Station in around 20m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to West Ham
Ave. Duration
4m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Ham DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Barking, King Edwards Road Barking to Beckton Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
9m
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Barking to London City Airport
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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Barking to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Beckton Bus Station.

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Barking to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at London City Airport DLR Station.

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There are 9190+ hotels available in London City Airport (LCY). Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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