There are 4 ways to get from East Grinstead to London City Airport (LCY) by train, subway, 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  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Dlr

$22 - $66

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. 45.5 miles

$220 - $260

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. 45.5 miles

$9 - $15

Towncar  •  1 h 2 min

  1. 45.5 miles

$150 - $220

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

There is no direct connection from East Grinstead to London City Airport (LCY). However, you can take the train to East Croydon, take the train to London Bridge, take the walk to London Bridge Underground Station, take the Tube to Canning Town Underground Station, take the walk to Canning Town DLR Station, then take the train to London City Airport DLR Station. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to London City Airport (LCY).

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from East Grinstead to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Grinstead to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $15
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to Canning Town Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from East Grinstead to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$220 - $260
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from East Grinstead to London City Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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Questions & Answers

The distance between East Grinstead and London City Airport (LCY) is 42 km. The road distance is 73 km.

The cheapest way to get from East Grinstead to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from East Grinstead to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which takes 1 h 2 min and costs £160 - £200.

It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from East Grinstead to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.