There are 5 ways to get from Lewes to London City Airport (LCY) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train Thameslink  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Lewes to Haywards Heath
  2. Take the train from Haywards Heath to London Bridge

$29 - $54

Cheapest option

Bus, line 51 bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Lewes, Law Courts (Lewes Crown Court) to Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station 28|the Regency Route / ...
  2. Take the line 51 bus from Orpington Bus Station to Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal 51

$27 - $34

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Lewes to London Victoria

$35 - $53

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Lewes to London City Airport (LCY) 62.4 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take a town car from Lewes to London City Airport 62.4 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The distance between Lewes and London City Airport (LCY) is 44 miles. The road distance is 62.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Lewes to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Lewes to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Lewes to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 51 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 12 min.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Lewes to London City Airport (LCY) is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to drive from Lewes to London City Airport (LCY).

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Map of how to get from Lewes to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 43.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

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

You can take a train from Lewes to London City Airport (LCY) via Haywards Heath, London Bridge, London Bridge Underground Station, Canning Town Underground Station, and Canning Town DLR Station in around 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lewes to London City Airport (LCY) via Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station, Tunbridge Wells, Orpington, Orpington Bus Station, Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal, and Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station in around 3 h 12 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Lewes to Haywards Heath
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Haywards Heath to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Lewes to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Haywards Heath to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Lewes, Law Courts (Lewes Crown Court) to Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Orpington Bus Station to Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Lewes to London City Airport
Estimated price
$170 - $250

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