There are 7 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Hackney Central (ward) 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  •  26 min

  1. Dlr

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 473 bus  •  44 min

  1. 473

$4 - $6

5 alternative options

Line 276 bus  •  52 min

  1. 276

$6

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. 7.8 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  16 min

  1. 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. 7.8 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  16 min

  1. 7.8 miles

$25 - $35

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Hackney Central (ward), England?

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Hackney Central (ward) via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford (London) in around 26 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Hackney Central (ward) every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Hackney Central
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$1 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Ham to Hackney, Amhurst Road Hackney Downs
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Hackney Central (ward)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$25 - $35
uberACCESS
$26 - $40
uberASSIST
$26 - $40
uberX
$26 - $40
uberXL
$35 - $55
UberEXEC
$40 - $60
UberLUX
$65 - $95
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Hackney Central (ward)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Hackney Central (ward)
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Hackney Central (ward) is 9 km. The road distance is 12 km.

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Hackney Central (ward) is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 16 min.

The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Hackney Central (ward) is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs £30 - £40.

No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) to Hackney Central (ward). However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Hackney Central via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 min.

It takes approximately 26 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Hackney Central (ward), including transfers.