There are 7 ways to get from Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car 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, Tube  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Bridge
  2. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to Canning Town Underground Station Jubilee

$11 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 75 bus, line 54 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Lewisham Centre 75
  2. Take the line 54 bus from Lewisham Centre to Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal 54

$5 - $6

5 alternative options

Line 75 bus, line 380 bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Lewisham Station 75
  2. Take the line 380 bus from Lewisham Station to Woolwich, Samuel Street 380

$6

Line 75 bus, train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Lewisham Station 75
  2. Take the train from Lewisham DLR Station to Westferry DLR Station Dlr

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) 15.2 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) 15.2 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  35 min

  1. Take a town car from Croydon to London City Airport 15.2 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) is to train and Tube which costs £8 - £14 and takes 34 min.

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The distance between Croydon and London City Airport (LCY) is 11 miles. The road distance is 15.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 34 min to get from Croydon to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Croydon to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent and arriving at Woolwich, Samuel Street via Lewisham Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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

You can take a bus from Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) via Lewisham Station in around 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to Canning Town Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Lewisham DLR Station to Westferry DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Lewisham Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham Station to Woolwich, Samuel Street
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Lewisham Centre
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham Centre to Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Croydon to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Croydon to London City Airport
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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