There are 9 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

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  41 min

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

$3

7 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

Bus, line 474 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from City of London, Ludgate Hill Old Bailey to Canning Town N15 / ...
  2. Take the line 474 bus from Canning Town to Silvertown, London City Airport 474

$6

Taxi  •  16 min

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

$40 - $50

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 - $85

Towncar  •  16 min

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

$80 - $120

Uber  •  16 min

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

$19 - $27

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Blackfriars Station and London City Airport (LCY) is 7 miles. The road distance is 7.6 miles.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Blackfriars Station to London City Airport (LCY) is 8 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport (LCY).

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  • Distance: 6.6 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

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 $3 - $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
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, Ludgate Hill Old Bailey to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Silvertown, London City Airport
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
$19 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$19 - $27
Access
$22 - $30
Assist
$22 - $30
UberX
$22 - $30
UberXL
$30 - $45
Exec
$40 - $55
Lux
$65 - $90
Taxi from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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 - $85
Towncar from Blackfriars Station to London City Airport
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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