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

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Train Southeastern  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Gravesend to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford International DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$16 - $23

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Train Thameslink  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Gravesend to Woolwich Arsenal

$11 - $18

4 alternative options

Line 96 bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Woolwich Arsenal Station 96

$11 - $12

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gravesend to London City Airport (LCY) 25.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Gravesend to London City Airport (LCY) 25.8 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  35 min

  1. Take a town car from Gravesend to London City Airport 25.8 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gravesend to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gravesend to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gravesend to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Gravesend and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via Stratford International DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Gravesend and London City Airport (LCY) is 15 miles. The road distance is 25.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Gravesend to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs £11 - £18.

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

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

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The best way to get from Gravesend to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which takes 36 min and costs £11 - £18. Alternatively, you can line 96 bus, which costs £8 - £10 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Gravesend to London City Airport (LCY) is 26 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Gravesend to London City Airport (LCY).

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  • Distance: 14.6 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

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

You can take a train from Gravesend to London City Airport (LCY) via Stratford International and Stratford International DLR Station in around 36 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach London operates a bus from Gravesend to London City Airport (LCY) every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Gravesend to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Train from Gravesend to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
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 Gravesend to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Gravesend to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Gravesend to London City Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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