There are 5 ways to get from Cheltenham to London City Airport (LCY) by train, bus or car

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 Virgin West Coast Trains  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston

$117 - $189

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$18 - $22

3 alternative options

Train Great Western Railway  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington

$77 - $135

Bus Stagecoach Oxfordshire  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop T1) 853
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place Oxford Tube / ...

$38 - $49

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to London City Airport (LCY) 104.4 miles

$22 - $35

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

You can take a train from Cheltenham to London City Airport (LCY) via Birmingham New Street, London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Bank Underground Station, and Bank DLR Station in around 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cheltenham to London City Airport (LCY) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Bus operators
Swanbrook Coaches
Phone
1452 712386
Email
enquiries@swanbrook.co.uk
Website
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop T1)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cheltenham and London City Airport (LCY) is 153 km. The road distance is 167 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to London City Airport (LCY) is to bus which costs £13 - £16 and takes 3 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which takes 2 h 9 min and costs £16 - £24.

No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Silvertown, London City Airport via Victoria, Eccleston Bridge, Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 59 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Cheltenham to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.