There are 6 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station) by train, 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  •  24 min

  1. Dlr

$6 - $9

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. 7.1 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  16 min

  1. 7.1 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  16 min

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. 7.1 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  16 min

  1. 7.1 miles

$23 - $35

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

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 21 min.

Train operators
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
$4 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$23 - $35
uberACCESS
$24 - $35
uberASSIST
$24 - $35
uberX
$24 - $35
uberXL
$30 - $50
UberEXEC
$35 - $55
UberLUX
$60 - $85
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Old Street (Station)
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from London City Airport to Old Street (Station)
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Old Street (Station) is 10 km. The road distance is 11 km.

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station) is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 16 min.

The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station) is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs £30 - £40.

It takes approximately 24 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station), including transfers.