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

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Train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Stone Crossing

$9 - $16

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Line 96 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 96

$8 - $9

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Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater 20.4 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater 20.4 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Bluewater 20.4 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Bluewater. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Stone Crossing via Woolwich Arsenal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Bluewater is 11 miles. The road distance is 20.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater without a car is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £7 - £13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater 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 Bluewater is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £7 - £13. Alternatively, you can line 96 bus, which costs £6 - £7 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Stone Crossing station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater is 20 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater.
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  • Distance: 10.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

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

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal, and Stone Crossing in around 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach London operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Bluewater
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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