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There are 6 ways to get from East Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) by train, subway, tram, 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, subway  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Bridge
  2. Take the subway from London Bridge station to Canning Town station Jubilee

$11 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 197 bus, line 177 bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 197 bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Peckham Bus Station 197
  2. Take the line 177 bus from Peckham Bus Station to Woolwich, Kingsman Street 177

$6

4 alternative options

Tram, line 54 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the tram from East Croydon Tram Stop to Beckenham Junction Tram Stop Tram
  2. Take the line 54 bus from Beckenham, Copers Cope Road to Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal 54

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) 16.3 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from East Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) 16.3 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  36 min

  1. Take a town car from East Croydon to London City Airport 16.3 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) is to train and subway which costs £8 - £14 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Croydon station to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station and arriving at Woolwich, Kingsman Street via Peckham Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

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The distance between East Croydon and London City Airport (LCY) is 11 miles. The road distance is 16.3 miles.

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The best way to get from East Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train and subway which takes 35 min and costs £8 - £14.

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It takes approximately 35 min to get from East Croydon to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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East Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station.

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East Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Woolwich, Kingsman Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) is 16 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from East Croydon to London City Airport (LCY).

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There are 8304+ hotels available in London City Airport (LCY). Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from East Croydon to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 10.9 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

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

You can take a bus from East Croydon to London City Airport (LCY) via Peckham Bus Station in around 1 h 44 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 station to Canning Town station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Tramlink
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Tram from East Croydon Tram Stop to Beckenham Junction Tram Stop
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Beckenham, Copers Cope Road to Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Peckham Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Peckham Bus Station to Woolwich, Kingsman Street
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from East Croydon to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Croydon to London City Airport
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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