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There are 7 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminal 5 to London Paddington
  2. Take the subway from Lancaster Gate station to Bank station
  3. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$35 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Canning Town N15 / ...

$6

5 alternative options

Subway  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 station to Green Park station Piccadilly
  2. Take the subway from Green Park station to Canning Town station Jubilee

$10 - $15

Line 490 bus, train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 490 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Richmond Station 490
  2. Take the train from Richmond NLL to Stratford (London)

$10 - $17

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY) 28.5 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY) 28.5 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  49 min

  1. Take a town car from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport 28.5 miles

$120 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY) is to bus which costs £5 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and arriving at Silvertown, London City Airport via Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and London City Airport (LCY) is 23 miles. The road distance is 28.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train and subway which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £26 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 station.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Canning Town station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY) is 29 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY).

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There are 8463+ hotels available in London City Airport (LCY). Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 23.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and London City Airport (LCY), England?

You can take a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY) via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross, and Canning Town in around 2 h 16 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate station to Bank station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 station to Green Park station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park station to Canning Town station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Richmond NLL to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $7
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$6 - $10
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Richmond Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London City Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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