There are 10 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Dockyard to London Charing Cross

$8 - $13

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Bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Charing Cross, Bedford Street N551

$3

8 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Monument Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station District / ...

$6 - $9

Train, line 15 bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Limehouse to Charing Cross, Bedford Street 15 / ...

$6 - $7

Bus via Silvertown, London City Airport  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N551

$6

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station 8.9 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station 8.9 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  19 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to Leicester Square Underground Station

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  19 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Leicester Square Underground Station 8.9 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station 8.9 miles

$23 - $35

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road and arriving at Charing Cross, Bedford Street. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Woolwich Dockyard and arriving at London Charing Cross. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Leicester Square Underground Station is 8 miles. The road distance is 8.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs .

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The train from Woolwich Dockyard to London Charing Cross takes 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Woolwich Dockyard station.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station is to train which takes 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 47 min.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Charing Cross, Bedford Street station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at London Charing Cross station.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

Southeastern operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 42 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Charing Cross, Bedford Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Limehouse to Charing Cross, Bedford Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $35
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uber.com
Pool
$23 - $35
Access
$24 - $35
Assist
$24 - $35
UberX
$24 - $35
UberXL
$35 - $50
Exec
$45 - $65
Lux
$75 - $110
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Leicester Square Underground Station
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from London City Airport to Leicester Square Underground Station
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station is 9 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Leicester Square Underground Station.

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