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

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Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Monument Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station Circle / ...

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the bus from Woolwich, Warspite Road to Temple, Lancaster Place N1

$3

7 alternative options

Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Dockyard to London Charing Cross

$8 - $13

Train, line 15 bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Limehouse to Charing Cross, Bedford Street 15 / ...

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Covent Garden 8.6 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Covent Garden 8.6 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  19 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to Covent Garden

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  19 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Covent Garden 8.6 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to Covent Garden 8.6 miles

$21 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Covent Garden is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Covent Garden is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Covent Garden is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 29 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Covent Garden, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Woolwich, Warspite Road and arriving at Temple, Lancaster Place. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Woolwich Dockyard and arriving at London Charing Cross. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Covent Garden, Greater London, England?

Southeastern operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Covent Garden hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Covent Garden hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 36 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
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich, Warspite Road to Temple, Lancaster Place
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Limehouse to Charing Cross, Bedford Street
Ave. Duration
42 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 Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$21 - $30
uberACCESS
$24 - $35
uberASSIST
$24 - $35
uberX
$24 - $35
uberXL
$35 - $50
UberEXEC
$45 - $65
UberLUX
$75 - $110
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Covent Garden
Ave. Duration
19 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
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Covent Garden
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from London City Airport to Covent Garden
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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