Directions from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station

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Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  48 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

6 alternative options

Train, Tube via Monument Underground Station  •  49 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

$60 - $75

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

$65 - $90

Towncar  •  25 min

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

$90 - $130

Uber  •  25 min

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

$35 - $50

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

There is no direct connection from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station. However, you can take the train to West Ham DLR Station, take the walk to West Ham Underground Station, then take the Tube to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station via Bank DLR Station and Monument Underground Station in around 49 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
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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
25 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 Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$35 - $50
uberACCESS
$40 - $55
uberASSIST
$40 - $55
uberX
$40 - $55
uberXL
$55 - $75
UberEXEC
$60 - $85
UberLUX
$95 - $140
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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
$65 - $90
Towncar from London City Airport to London Paddington Station
Estimated price
$90 - $130

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and London Paddington Station is 16 km. The road distance is 18 km.

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.

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

It takes approximately 48 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to London Paddington Station, including transfers.