There are 8 ways to get from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport (LCY) by train, bus, subway, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from City of London, Ludgate Hill Old Bailey to Prince Regent Station N551

$3

6 alternative options

Tube, line 473 bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the Tube from Blackfriars Underground Station to Plaistow Underground Station District
  2. Take the line 473 bus from Plaistow, Victoria Road (E13) to Silvertown, London City Airport 473

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport (LCY) 7.6 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport (LCY) 7.6 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  16 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. Take a town car from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport 7.6 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport (LCY) 7.6 miles

$24 - $35

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

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport (LCY) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport (LCY) hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 37 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars Underground Station to Plaistow Underground Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, Ludgate Hill Old Bailey to Prince Regent Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Plaistow, Victoria Road (E13) to Silvertown, London City Airport
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$24 - $35
uberACCESS
$26 - $35
uberASSIST
$26 - $35
uberX
$26 - $35
uberXL
$35 - $50
UberEXEC
$40 - $60
UberLUX
$65 - $90
Taxi from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Blackfriars Station and London City Airport (LCY) is 11 km. The road distance is 12 km.

The cheapest way to get from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs £30 - £40.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from City of London, Ludgate Hill Old Bailey and arriving at Prince Regent Station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

It takes approximately 27 min to get from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.