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There are 9 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from Bank station to Holborn station Central

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Woolwich, Warspite Road to Holborn, Drury Lane N1

$3

7 alternative options

Train, line 25 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 25 bus from City of London, Poultry Bank Station to Tottenham Court Road 25 / ...

$7 - $8

Line 473 bus, bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 473 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station 473
  2. Take the bus from Stratford Bus Station to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn N8

$6

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum 9.2 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum 9.2 miles

$2 - $3

Shuttle  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to British Museum

$60 - $85

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to British Museum 9.2 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum 9.2 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum is to shuttle which costs £45 - £70 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Woolwich, Warspite Road and arriving at Holborn, Drury Lane. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and British Museum is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum without a car is to train and subway which takes 36 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 36 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Woolwich, Warspite Road station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Holborn, Drury Lane station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum is 9 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum.
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  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum every 2 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich, Warspite Road to Holborn, Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, Poultry Bank Station to Tottenham Court Road
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$27 - $40
Access
$29 - $40
Assist
$29 - $40
UberX
$29 - $40
UberXL
$40 - $55
Exec
$45 - $65
Lux
$75 - $110
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to British Museum
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Towncar from London City Airport to British Museum
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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