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

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from Bank station to Hampstead station Northern

$7 - $10

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Hampstead Heath

$5 - $9

5 alternative options

Bus, line 168 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N551
  2. Take the line 168 bus from Temple, Lancaster Place to Hampstead, Rosslyn Hill 168

$9

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead 12.3 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead 12.3 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  30 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Hampstead 12.3 miles

$90 - $130

Uber  •  30 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead 12.3 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead. However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Hampstead, Rosslyn Hill via Custom House, Victoria Dock Road and Temple, Lancaster Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Hampstead. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Hampstead Heath via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Hampstead is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead without a car is to train and subway which takes 44 min and costs £5 - £8.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at London City Airport DLR Station.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead is to train which takes 47 min and costs £3 - £7. Alternatively, you can bus and line 168 bus, which costs £7 and takes 1 h 47 min.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead.
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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

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

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford (London) in around 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead via Prince Regent Bus Station, Custom House, Victoria Dock Road, Covent Garden, Savoy Street, and Temple, Lancaster Place in around 1 h 47 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Hampstead Heath
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$3 - $5
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Temple, Lancaster Place to Hampstead, Rosslyn Hill
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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uber.com
Pool
$35 - $50
Access
$35 - $55
Assist
$35 - $55
UberX
$35 - $55
UberXL
$55 - $75
Exec
$60 - $85
Lux
$100 - $140
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Hampstead
Estimated price
$90 - $130

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London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Hampstead, Rosslyn Hill station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Hampstead Heath station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead is 12 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Hampstead.

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