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There are 8 ways to get from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Subway, train  •  36 min

  1. Take the subway from Farringdon station to West Ham station Hammersmith & City / ...
  2. Take the train from West Ham DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$5 - $8

7 alternative options

Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Farringdon to Woolwich Arsenal

$9 - $12

Bus, line 474 bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the bus from City of London, Ludgate Circus to Canning Town N15 / ...
  2. Take the line 474 bus from Canning Town to Silvertown, London City Airport 474

$6

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) 8.3 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) 8.3 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  18 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport

$60 - $85

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport 8.3 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) 8.3 miles

$24 - $35

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

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The quickest way to get from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which costs £30 - £45 and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from City of London, Ludgate Circus and arriving at Silvertown, London City Airport via Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Farringdon and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Farringdon (Station) and London City Airport (LCY) is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to subway and train which takes 36 min and costs £3 - £7.

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It takes approximately 36 min to get from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from City of London, Ludgate Circus station.

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Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Farringdon station.

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The best way to get from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which takes 39 min and costs £6 - £10. Alternatively, you can bus and line 474 bus, which costs £5 and takes 57 min.

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Map of how to get from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Farringdon (Station), Greater London, England and London City Airport (LCY), England?

Thameslink operates a train from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) via City of London, Ludgate Circus and Canning Town in around 57 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Ham DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Farringdon to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, Ludgate Circus to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Silvertown, London City Airport
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$24 - $35
Access
$26 - $40
Assist
$26 - $40
UberX
$26 - $40
UberXL
$35 - $50
Exec
$40 - $60
Lux
$70 - $95
Taxi from Farringdon (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 Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Towncar from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Silvertown, London City Airport station.

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Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Woolwich Arsenal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) is 8 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Farringdon (Station) to London City Airport (LCY).

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