There are 6 ways to get from Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train Southeastern  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Gillingham (Kent) to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford International DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$20 - $29

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Train Thameslink  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Gillingham (Kent) to Woolwich Arsenal

$15 - $20

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Gillingham, King Street (Wilko) to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South 722

$16 - $18

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY) 33.4 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY) 33.4 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  44 min

  1. Take a town car from Gillingham to London City Airport 33.4 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Gillingham (Kent) and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via Stratford International DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Gillingham and London City Airport (LCY) is 23 miles. The road distance is 33.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train which takes 57 min and costs £15 - £22.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which takes 57 min and costs £15 - £22. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £14 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY) is 33 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY).

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There are 8113+ hotels available in London City Airport (LCY). Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 23 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

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

You can take a train from Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY) via Stratford International and Stratford International DLR Station in around 57 min. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY) hourly. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Gillingham (Kent) to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford International DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gillingham (Kent) to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Gillingham, King Street (Wilko) to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Gillingham to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Gillingham to London City Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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