There are 8 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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, Tube  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station Central

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  44 min

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

$3

6 alternative options

Line 473 bus, Tube  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 473 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station 473
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station Central

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  20 min

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

$50 - $65

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

$65 - $95

Towncar  •  20 min

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

$90 - $130

Uber  •  20 min

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

$30 - $45

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 hourly. 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 Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 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
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 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
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$30 - $45
uberACCESS
$35 - $50
uberASSIST
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $50
UberEXEC
$50 - $70
uberXL
$50 - $70
UberLUX
$80 - $110
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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
$65 - $95
Towncar from London City Airport to British Museum
Estimated price
$90 - $130

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum?

The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and British Museum is 12 km. The road distance is 15 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum?

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum?

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

Is there a direct bus between London City Airport (LCY) and British Museum?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Woolwich, Warspite Road and arriving at Holborn, Drury Lane. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

How long does it take to get from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum?

It takes approximately 38 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to British Museum, including transfers.