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There are 8 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, subway via Bank DLR Station  •  46m

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from Bank station to Lancaster Gate station Central

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Train, subway  •  52m

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from West Ham station to Paddington Hammersmith & City

$6 - $8

6 alternative options

Line 473 bus, bus  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the line 473 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station 473
  2. Take the bus from Stratford Bus Station to Great Titchfield Street Oxford Circus Station N8

$9

Taxi  •  25m

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station 11.5 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  25m

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station 11.5 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  25m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to London Paddington Station

$60 - $85

Towncar  •  25m

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to London Paddington Station 11.5 miles

$90 - $130

Uber  •  25m

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station 11.5 miles

$30 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 25m.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station. However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Paddington, Westbourne Terrace via Stratford Bus Station and Mayfair, Oxford Circus Station Harewood Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 59m.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and London Paddington Station is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station without a car is to train and subway which takes 46m and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 46m to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Silvertown, London City Airport station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Great Titchfield Street Oxford Circus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station is 12 miles. It takes approximately 25m to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station.

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There are 9382+ hotels available in London Paddington Station. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station.
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  • Distance: 9.9 miles
  • Duration: 46m

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

You can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station via Stratford Bus Station, Great Titchfield Street Oxford Circus Station, Mayfair, Oxford Circus Station Harewood Place, and Paddington, Westbourne Terrace in around 1h 59m.

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
22m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Bank station to Lancaster Gate station
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from West Ham station to Paddington
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Great Titchfield Street Oxford Circus Station
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$25 - $35
Assist
$25 - $35
UberX
$25 - $35
Pool
$30 - $40
UberXL
$35 - $55
Exec
$45 - $70
Lux
$75 - $110
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
25m
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to London Paddington Station
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Towncar from London City Airport to London Paddington Station
Estimated price
$90 - $130

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