There are 6 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham by bus, train, car ferry, car, 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

Line 161 bus  •  24 min

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

$3

5 alternative options

Line 161 bus via London City Airport DLR Station  •  27 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 - $16

Woolwich Ferry, drive  •  27 min

  1. Take the Woolwich Ferry from North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier to Woolwich Ferry South Pier
  2. Drive from Woolwich Ferry South Pier to Eltham

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  18 min

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

$85 - $130

Walk  •  1 h 34 min

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham is to line 161 bus which costs £2 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Eltham is to towncar which costs £65 - £95 and takes 18 min.

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

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Woolwich Ferry and arriving at Eltham Church Court Yard. Services depart every five 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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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 5 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 - $16 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 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich Ferry to Eltham Church Court Yard
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 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 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Car ferry from North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier to Woolwich Ferry South Pier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Eltham
Estimated price
$85 - $130

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