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

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Recommended option

Train Great Northern  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$29 - $44

Cheapest option

Line 473 bus, bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 473 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station 473
  2. Take the bus from Stratford City Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) 010 / ...

$11 - $15

4 alternative options

Train Greater Anglia  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Broxbourne
  2. Take the train from Broxbourne to Cambridge

$27 - $40

Train Thameslink  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Cambridge

$32 - $48

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Cambridge 55.8 miles

$12 - $18

Towncar  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Cambridge 55.8 miles

$170 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Cambridge is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Cambridge is to drive which takes 1 h 3 min and costs £9 - £13.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Cambridge is 78 km. The road distance is 89 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Cambridge, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) via Stratford City Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Cambridge via Stratford (London) and Broxbourne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

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

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Cambridge via Bank DLR Station, Bank Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London Kings Cross in around 1 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Cambridge via Stratford Bus Station and Stratford City Bus Station in around 2 h 57 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Broxbourne
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Broxbourne to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stratford City Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Cambridge
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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