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There are 7 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train, subway  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from West Ham station to Farringdon station Hammersmith & City / ...

£4 - £8

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Train  •  42 min

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

£1 - £5

5 alternative options

Line 473 bus, bus  •  1h 36m

  1. Take the line 473 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station 473
  2. Take the bus from Stratford Bus Station to City of London, Holborn Circus N8

£4

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station) 8.1 miles

£25 - £30

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station) 8.1 miles

£1 - £2

Shuttle  •  19 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to Farringdon (Station)

£40 - £55

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Farringdon (Station) 8.1 miles

£30 - £120

London City Airport (LCY) → Farringdon (Station)
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The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (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 Farringdon (Station) is to taxi which costs £25 - £30 and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station). However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at City of London, Holborn Circus via Stratford Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 36m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London City Airport DLR Station station and arriving at Bank DLR Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Farringdon (Station) is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station) without a car is to train and subway which takes 38 min and costs £3 - £8.

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station), including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Silvertown, London City Airport station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station) train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from London City Airport DLR Station.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station) is to train which takes 42 min and costs £1 - £5. Alternatively, you can line 473 bus and bus, which costs £4 and takes 1h 36m.

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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £5 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station) via Stratford Bus Station and City of London, Holborn Circus in around 1h 36m.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2
Cash Fare
£5
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2
Cash Fare
£5
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham station to Farringdon station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to City of London, Holborn Circus
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
£25 - £30
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Weso Local
Phone
+44 208 8855 555
Website
cheaptaxifare.com
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Farringdon (Station)
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Towncar from London City Airport to Farringdon (Station)
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at City of London, Holborn Circus station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station) train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Farringdon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station) is 8 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Farringdon (Station).

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There are 3873+ hotels available in Farringdon (Station). Prices start at £75 per night.

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