There are 8 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground Hammersmith & City

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus, line 23 bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Canning Town to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N551
  2. Take the line 23 bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Paddington, Westbourne Terrace 23

$6

6 alternative options

Train, Tube via Monument Underground Station  •  51 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 Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground Circle

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  25 min

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

$55 - $70

Drive  •  25 min

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

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  25 min

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

$60 - $85

Towncar  •  25 min

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

$85 - $130

Uber  •  25 min

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

$27 - $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 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 25 min.

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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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It takes approximately 50 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station, including transfers.

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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 Canning Town and Covent Garden, Savoy Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

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London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at London Charing Cross station.

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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: 50 min

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 Canning Town, Covent Garden, Savoy Street, and Paddington, Westbourne Terrace in around 1 h 51 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
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
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Monument Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
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 Paddington, Westbourne Terrace
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$27 - $40
Access
$30 - $45
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$45 - $65
Exec
$55 - $80
Lux
$95 - $130
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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
25 min
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
$85 - $130

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