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

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

Train  •  37 min

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Train via London City Airport DLR Station  •  44 min

$11 - $19

5 alternative options

Train via Stratford International DLR Station  •  51 min

  1. Dlr

$16 - $22

Line 96 bus, line 483 bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. 96
  2. 483

$13 - $14

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. 25.6 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  35 min

  1. 25.6 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  35 min

  1. 25.6 miles

$110 - $170

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

Southeastern operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Gravesend once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Gravesend via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal, and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Woolwich Dockyard to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Stratford International to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $18
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Gravesend, Parrock Street (Church)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
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
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Gravesend
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Gravesend is 23 km. The road distance is 41 km.

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Gravesend is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 35 min.

The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Gravesend is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs £95 - £120.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Woolwich Dockyard and arriving at Gravesend. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

The train from Woolwich Dockyard to Gravesend takes 37 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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