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

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  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Dlr

$9 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 96 bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. 96

$8 - $9

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. 20.4 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  29 min

  1. 20.4 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. 20.4 miles

$100 - $150

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 Greenhithe for Bluewater in around 1 h 11 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 8 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
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 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 - $130
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Bluewater is 17 km. The road distance is 33 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Greenhithe for Bluewater via Woolwich Arsenal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Bluewater, including transfers.