There are 4 ways to get from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY) by train, car or towncar

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from Stratford International DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$22 - $49

3 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London Bridge

$29 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY) 74.9 miles

$16 - $24

Towncar  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take a town car from Bedford to London City Airport 74.9 miles

$200 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which costs £16 - £40 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Bedford and London City Airport (LCY) is 49 miles. The road distance is 74.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Bedford and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via St Pancras International and Stratford International DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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

You can take a train from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY) via London St Pancras International, St Pancras International, Stratford International, and Stratford International DLR Station in around 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford International DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bedford to London City Airport
Estimated price
$200 - $290

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