There are 7 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham by bus, train, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Line 161 bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the line 161 bus from Woolwich Ferry to Eltham Church Court Yard 161

$3

6 alternative options

Line 161 bus via London City Airport DLR Station  •  28 min

  1. Take the line 161 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Eltham Church Court Yard 161

$5 - $6

Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Dockyard to Mottingham

$10 - $15

Train via Blackheath  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Blackheath
  3. Take the train from Blackheath to Eltham

$13 - $20

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham 9.2 miles

$45 - $60

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Eltham 9.2 miles

$85 - $120

Walk  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Walk from London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham 4.9 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Woolwich Ferry and arriving at Eltham Church Court Yard. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Woolwich Dockyard and arriving at Mottingham. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Eltham is 4 miles.

The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham without a car is to line 161 bus which takes 24 min and costs .

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The line 161 bus from Woolwich Ferry to Eltham Church Court Yard takes 24 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Woolwich Ferry station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Woolwich Dockyard station.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham is to line 161 bus which takes 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 42 min.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Eltham Church Court Yard station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Mottingham station.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham.
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  • Distance: 3.7 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 24 min. Alternatively, Southeastern operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 42 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Woolwich Dockyard to Mottingham
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Blackheath
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Train from Blackheath to Eltham
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich Ferry to Eltham Church Court Yard
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Eltham Church Court Yard
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham
Ave. Duration
18 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
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Eltham
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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