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

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Train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to London St Pancras International

$69 - $98

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Derby to London Marble Arch National Express

$23 - $27

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Central station X7
  3. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Derby to London City Airport (LCY) 146.8 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Derby to London City Airport (LCY) is to bus which costs £17 - £21 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Derby to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which costs £50 - £80 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Derby to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at Silvertown, London City Airport via Marble Arch, Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St and Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Derby to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via St Pancras International and Stratford International DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Derby and London City Airport (LCY) is 118 miles. The road distance is 146.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Derby to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £50 - £80.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Derby to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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Derby to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Derby station.

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Derby to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Derby station.

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The best way to get from Derby to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £50 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £21 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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Map of how to get from Derby to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 118.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

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

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Derby to London City Airport (LCY) hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $85 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Derby to London City Airport (LCY) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Derby to London Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Central station
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Derby to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Marble Arch station.

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Derby to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at London St Pancras International station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Derby to London City Airport (LCY) is 147 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to drive from Derby to London City Airport (LCY).

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There are 8463+ hotels available in London City Airport (LCY). Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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