There are 8 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Elephant & Castle Station by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  29 min

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

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the bus from Woolwich, Warspite Road to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd N1

$3

6 alternative options

Train, line 40 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 40 bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street to Elephant & Castle Station 35 / ...

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Elephant & Castle Station 8.2 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Elephant & Castle Station 8.2 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  18 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to Elephant & Castle Station

$60 - $85

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Elephant & Castle Station 8.2 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to Elephant & Castle Station 8.2 miles

$20 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Elephant & Castle Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Elephant & Castle Station is to taxi which costs £30 - £45 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Elephant & Castle Station is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 29 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Elephant & Castle Station, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Woolwich, Warspite Road and arriving at Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The nearest airport to Elephant & Castle Station is London City (LCY) Airport which is 6.5 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Heathrow (LHR) (15.4 miles), London Gatwick (LGW) (23.6 miles), London Luton (LTN) (29.4 miles) and London Stansted (STN) (31.6 miles).

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Elephant & Castle Station.
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  • Distance: 6.5 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Elephant & Castle Station, England?

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Elephant & Castle Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Elephant & Castle Station hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 29 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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich, Warspite Road to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$20 - $29
Access
$23 - $35
Assist
$23 - $35
UberX
$23 - $35
UberXL
$30 - $45
Exec
$40 - $60
Lux
$65 - $95
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Elephant & Castle Station
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Towncar from London City Airport to Elephant & Castle Station
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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