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

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Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  1 h 10 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 Terminals 2 & 3

$33 - $49

Cheapest option

Tube  •  1 h 14 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 Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station Piccadilly

$10 - $15

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 25.5 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 25.5 miles

$5 - $8

Shuttle  •  45 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport (LCY) to London Heathrow Airport

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  45 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport (LCY) to London Heathrow Airport 25.5 miles

$110 - $160

Uber  •  45 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 25.5 miles

$55 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to taxi which costs £90 - £120 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 22 miles. The road distance is 25.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from London City Airport (LCY) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR). However, you can take the train to Stratford DLR Station, take the walk to Stratford Underground Station, take the Tube to Lancaster Gate Underground Station, take the walk to London Paddington, then take the train to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London City Airport (LCY) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Canning Town DLR Station, Canning Town Underground Station, and Green Park Underground Station in around 1 h 14 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 Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$55 - $75
uberACCESS
$65 - $95
uberASSIST
$65 - $95
uberX
$65 - $95
uberXL
$95 - $130
UberEXEC
$130 - $180
UberLUX
$220 - $300
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport (LCY) to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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