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

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Train  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Hitchin to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from Stratford International DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$25 - $36

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Bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Hitchin, St Mary's Square to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 777 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Stratford also for Westfield National Express

$20 - $30

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Hitchin, Moormead Close to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) 100|Sapphire / ...
  2. Take the train from Luton to Woolwich Arsenal

$26 - $36

Bus, train, line 135 bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Hitchin, West Hill to Stevenage Railway Station
  2. Take the train from Stevenage to Old Street
  3. Take the line 135 bus from Old Street to Limehouse 135
  4. Take the train from Limehouse DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$25 - $34

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Hitchin to London City Airport (LCY) 54.5 miles

$11 - $17

Towncar  •  1 h

  1. Take a town car from Hitchin to London City Airport 54.5 miles

$160 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hitchin to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Hitchin to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hitchin to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Hitchin, St Mary's Square and arriving at Silvertown, London City Airport via Stansted Airport London and Stratford Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hitchin to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Hitchin and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via St Pancras International and Stratford International DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between Hitchin and London City Airport (LCY) is 34 miles. The road distance is 54.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Hitchin to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs £19 - £28.

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Hitchin to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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Hitchin to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hitchin, St Mary's Square station.

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

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The best way to get from Hitchin to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs £19 - £28. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £23 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Hitchin to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 34.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

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

You can take a train from Hitchin to London City Airport (LCY) via London St Pancras International LL, St Pancras International, Stratford International, and Stratford International DLR Station in around 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hitchin to London City Airport (LCY) via Stansted Airport, Coach Station, Stansted Airport London, London Stratford also for Westfield, and Stratford Bus Station in around 2 h 43 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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
Train from Limehouse DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Stevenage to Old Street
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hitchin, Moormead Close to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hitchin, West Hill to Stevenage Railway Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hitchin, St Mary's Square to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Stratford also for Westfield
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Hitchin to London City Airport
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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