How to get from Holborn Station to London City Airport (LCY)

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Recommended option

Tube, train  •  33 min

  1. Take the Tube from Holborn Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station Central
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Kingsway Holborn Station to Woolwich, Warspite Road N1

$3

6 alternative options

Line 25 bus, line 473 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Holborn, Procter Street to Stratford Bus Station 25 / ...
  2. Take the line 473 bus from Stratford Bus Station to Silvertown, London City Airport 473

$6

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Holborn Station to London City Airport (LCY) 8.9 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Holborn Station to London City Airport (LCY) 8.9 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Holborn Station to London City Airport

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from Holborn Station to London City Airport 8.9 miles

$85 - $130

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Holborn Station to London City Airport (LCY) 8.9 miles

$28 - $40

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

London Buses operates a bus from Holborn Station to London City Airport (LCY) hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Holborn Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kingsway Holborn Station to Woolwich, Warspite Road
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Holborn, Procter Street to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Silvertown, London City Airport
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Holborn Station to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$28 - $40
uberACCESS
$30 - $45
uberASSIST
$30 - $45
uberX
$30 - $45
uberXL
$40 - $60
UberEXEC
$45 - $65
UberLUX
$75 - $110
Taxi from Holborn Station to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Holborn Station to London City Airport
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from Holborn Station to London City Airport
Estimated price
$85 - $130

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Holborn Station and London City Airport (LCY) is 12 km. The road distance is 14 km.

The cheapest way to get from Holborn Station to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Holborn Station to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs £35 - £45.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kingsway Holborn Station and arriving at Woolwich, Warspite Road. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

It takes approximately 33 min to get from Holborn Station to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.