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There are 3 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station by train, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International

£24 - £50

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 4m

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station 56.2 miles

£8 - £13

Towncar  •  1h 4m

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Ashford International Station 56.2 miles

£30 - £120

London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station by train

The train journey time between London City Airport (LCY) and Ashford International Station is around 55 min and covers a distance of around 55 miles. The fastest train normally takes 50 min. Operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR) and South Eastern Trains Service, the London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station train service departs from London City Airport DLR Station and arrives in Ashford International. Typically 303 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
55 min
Fastest train time:
50 min
Trains per week:
303
Cheapest price:
£24
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:21
Last train departs at:
23:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station train schedules

Departing Friday, June 25, 2021

London City Airport (LCY) → Ashford International Station
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The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Ashford International Station. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Ashford International via Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 4m.

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It is 44 miles from London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station. It is approximately 56.2 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station without a car is to train which takes 1h 4m and costs £24 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1h 4m to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from London City Airport DLR Station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, arrive at Ashford International station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station.
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  • Distance: 43.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 4m

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

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Ashford International Station via Stratford International DLR Station and Stratford International in around 1h 4m.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2
Cash Fare
£5
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Ashford International Station
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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