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There are 6 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Shadwell to Denmark Hill

Cheapest option

Line 53 bus, line 436 bus  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the line 53 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage 53 / ...
  2. Take the line 436 bus from New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage to Camberwell, Warner Road 171 / ...

£4 - £7

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Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell 9.3 miles

£28 - £35

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell 9.3 miles

£1 - £2

Shuttle  •  22 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to Camberwell

£40 - £55

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Camberwell 9.3 miles

£30 - £120

London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell by train

The train journey time between London City Airport (LCY) and Camberwell is around 46 min and covers a distance of around 9 miles. The fastest train normally takes 38 min. Operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR) and London Overground, the London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell train service departs from London City Airport DLR Station and arrives in Denmark Hill. Typically 553 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
46 min
Fastest train time:
38 min
Trains per week:
553
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:37
Last train departs at:
23:37

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell train schedules

London City Airport (LCY) → Camberwell
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 21 min.

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The fastest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs £28 - £35.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Camberwell. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Denmark Hill via Shadwell. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Camberwell is 6 miles. The road distance is 9.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell without a car is to train which takes 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 49 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell is to train which takes 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 53 bus and line 436 bus, which costs £3 - £7 and takes 1h 4m.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Denmark Hill station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell is 9 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell.
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  • Distance: 6.5 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

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

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell via Shadwell DLR Station and Shadwell in around 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal Station, and New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage 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 Shadwell DLR Station
Ave. Duration
18 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
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shadwell to Denmark Hill
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
London Overground
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage to Camberwell, Warner Road
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Camberwell
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Weso Local
Phone
+44 208 8855 555
Website
cheaptaxifare.com
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Camberwell
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Towncar from London City Airport to Camberwell
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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