There are 7 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station by train, subway, 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, Tube  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminal 5

$35 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Canning Town to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N551
  2. Take the bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 N9

$6

5 alternative options

Tube  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station Piccadilly

$10 - $15

Train, line 490 bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Richmond NLL
  2. Take the line 490 bus from Richmond Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 490

$10 - $17

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station 27.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station 27.9 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station 27.9 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to bus which costs £5 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 47 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is 23 miles. The road distance is 27.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station. However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 via Canning Town and Covent Garden, Savoy Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Gallions Reach Shopping Park station.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 23.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 17 min

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England?

You can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station via Canning Town, Covent Garden, Savoy Street, and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 in around 2 h 41 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 Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Richmond NLL
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $6
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$6 - $10
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Richmond Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$130 - $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
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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