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There are 7 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon by subway, train, bus, taxi, car 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

Subway, train  •  35 min

  1. Take the subway from Canning Town station to London Bridge station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to East Croydon

$11 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 180 bus, line 75 bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 180 bus from Woolwich, Prospect Vale to Lewisham, Molesworth Street 180 / ...
  2. Take the line 75 bus from Lewisham Centre to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent 75

$6

5 alternative options

Line 75 bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Lewisham Station to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent 75

$8 - $11

Train, line 75 bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Lewisham
  2. Take the line 75 bus from Lewisham Station to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent 75

$17 - $23

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon 15.3 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon 15.3 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  35 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Croydon 15.3 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon. However, there are services departing from Woolwich, Prospect Vale and arriving at Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent via Lewisham Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Croydon is 11 miles. The road distance is 15.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon without a car is to subway and train which takes 35 min and costs £8 - £14.

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It takes approximately 35 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Woolwich, Prospect Vale station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon is 15 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon.

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There are 8247+ hotels available in Croydon. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon.
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  • Distance: 10.6 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

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

You can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon via Lewisham, Molesworth Street and Lewisham Centre in around 1 h 39 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town station to London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Lewisham
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich, Prospect Vale to Lewisham, Molesworth Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham Centre to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham Station to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Croydon
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Croydon
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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