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There are 4 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Essex by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 473 bus, train  •  1h 19m

  1. Take the line 473 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station 473
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Witham (Essex)

$19 - $26

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  55m

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Essex 43 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  55m

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Essex 43 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  55m

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Essex 43 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Essex is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 55m.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Essex is to taxi which costs £140 - £180 and takes 55m.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Essex is 32 miles. The road distance is 43 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Essex without a car is to line 473 bus and train which takes 1h 19m and costs £14 - £20.

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It takes approximately 1h 19m to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Essex, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Essex is 43 miles. It takes approximately 55m to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Essex.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Essex.
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  • Distance: 32.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 19m

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

There is no direct connection from London City Airport (LCY) to Essex. However, you can take the line 473 bus to Stratford Bus Station, take the walk to Stratford (London), then take the train to Witham (Essex). Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Essex.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Essex
Ave. Duration
55m
Estimated price
$190 - $230
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
55m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Essex
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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