There are 7 ways to get from Elephant & Castle Station to London City Airport (LCY) by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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  •  31 min

  1. Dlr

$7 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  37 min

  1. N1

$3

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. 8.3 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  18 min

  1. 8.3 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  18 min

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. 8.3 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  18 min

  1. 8.3 miles

$27 - $40

What companies run services between Elephant & Castle Station, England and London City Airport (LCY), England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from Elephant & Castle Station to London City Airport (LCY) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Elephant & Castle Station to London City Airport (LCY) hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 34 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Woolwich, Warspite Road
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Elephant & Castle Station to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$27 - $40
uberACCESS
$28 - $40
uberASSIST
$28 - $40
uberX
$28 - $40
uberXL
$40 - $55
UberEXEC
$45 - $65
UberLUX
$70 - $100
Taxi from Elephant & Castle Station to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Elephant & Castle Station to London City Airport
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from Elephant & Castle Station to London City Airport
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Elephant & Castle Station and London City Airport (LCY) is 10 km. The road distance is 13 km.

The cheapest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Elephant & Castle Station to London City Airport (LCY) is to shuttle which takes 18 min and costs £45 - £70.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd and arriving at Woolwich, Warspite Road. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

It takes approximately 31 min to get from Elephant & Castle Station to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.