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There are 10 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train, subway  •  24m

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from West Ham station to Aldgate East station Hammersmith & City / ...

$5 - $7

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Bus  •  31m

  1. Take the bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to City of London, Duke's Place N551

$3

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Train, line 15 bus  •  27m

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Limehouse to Aldgate East 15 / ...

$6 - $7

Train  •  36m

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station Dlr

$3 - $5

Line 474 bus, line 115 bus  •  45m

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town 474
  2. Take the line 115 bus from Canning Town to Aldgate East 115

$6

Taxi  •  13m

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East 5.9 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  13m

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East 5.9 miles

$1 - $2

Shuttle  •  13m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to Aldgate East

$60 - $85

Towncar  •  13m

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Aldgate East 5.9 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  13m

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East 5.9 miles

$17 - $24

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13m.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East is to taxi which costs £23 - £28 and takes 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road and arriving at City of London, Duke's Place. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London City Airport DLR Station station and arriving at Shadwell DLR Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18m.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Aldgate East is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East without a car is to train and subway which takes 24m and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 24m to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at London City Airport DLR Station.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East is to bus which takes 31m and costs £2. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 36m.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East.
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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 24m

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

London Buses operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 27m. Alternatively, Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 18m.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Limehouse to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to City of London, Duke's Place
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Canning Town to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $24
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uber.com
Access
$15 - $21
Assist
$15 - $21
UberX
$15 - $21
Pool
$17 - $24
UberXL
$21 - $30
Exec
$28 - $40
Lux
$40 - $60
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
13m
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Aldgate East
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Towncar from London City Airport to Aldgate East
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at City of London, Duke's Place station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Shadwell DLR Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East is 6 miles. It takes approximately 13m to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Aldgate East.

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There are 9423+ hotels available in Aldgate East. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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