There are 6 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by subway, train, 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

Tube, train  •  56 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport

$18 - $31

5 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  1 h 7 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 Victoria Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport

$21 - $44

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 47.2 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 47.2 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  57 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport 47.2 miles

$150 - $210

Uber  •  57 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 47.2 miles

$100 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to Tube and train which costs £14 - £25 and takes 56 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 26 miles. The road distance is 47.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to Tube and train which takes 56 min and costs £14 - £25.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 47 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

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There are 312+ hotels available in London Gatwick Airport (LGW). Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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  • Distance: 25.8 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

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

There is no direct connection from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, you can take the train to Canning Town DLR Station, take the walk to Canning Town Underground Station, take the Tube to London Bridge Underground Station, take the walk to London Bridge, then take the train to Gatwick Airport. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Bank DLR Station, Monument Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Monument Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$100 - $140
Access
$120 - $170
Assist
$120 - $170
UberX
$120 - $170
UberXL
$170 - $240
Exec
$220 - $310
Lux
$370 - $500
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
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
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to London Gatwick Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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