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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  7 min

  1. Dlr

$2 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 180 bus  •  30 min

  1. 180 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Line 54 bus  •  31 min

  1. 180 / ...

$5 - $6

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. 7.7 miles

$40 - $55

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. 7.7 miles

$85 - $120

Walk  •  1 h 52 min

  1. 5.9 miles

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

Southeastern operates a train from Lewisham to London City Airport (LCY) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 7 min. Dockland Light Railway (DLR) also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Lewisham to London City Airport (LCY) every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackheath to Woolwich Dockyard
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Lewisham DLR Station to Royal Albert DLR Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham Station to Woolwich, Frances Street
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham, Lockmead Road to Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Lewisham to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Lewisham to London City Airport
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lewisham and London City Airport (LCY) is 6 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lewisham to London City Airport (LCY) is to line 180 bus which costs £2 and takes 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Lewisham to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which takes 7 min and costs £2 - £7.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackheath and arriving at Woolwich Dockyard. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lewisham Station and arriving at Woolwich, Frances Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

The train from Blackheath to Woolwich Dockyard takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.