There are 6 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Canary Wharf by train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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  •  11 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Poplar DLR Station Dlr

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 474 bus  •  13 min

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town 474

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Canary Wharf 3.6 miles

$23 - $28

Towncar  •  8 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Canary Wharf 3.6 miles

$75 - $110

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to Canary Wharf 3.6 miles

$11 - $17

Walk  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Walk from London City Airport (LCY) to Canary Wharf 3.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Canary Wharf is to line 474 bus which costs £2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Canary Wharf is to taxi which costs £18 - £22 and takes 8 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Canary Wharf is 3 miles.

The train from London City Airport DLR Station to Poplar DLR Station takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Canning Town. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London City Airport DLR Station station and arriving at Poplar DLR Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Canary Wharf every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 11 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Canary Wharf every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 13 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Poplar DLR Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$11 - $17
uberACCESS
$12 - $17
uberASSIST
$12 - $17
uberX
$12 - $17
uberXL
$16 - $23
UberEXEC
$23 - $35
UberLUX
$35 - $50
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
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
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Canary Wharf
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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