There are 7 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station) by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 474 bus, bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town 474
  2. Take the bus from Canning Town to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street N551

$6

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station) 7.1 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station) 7.1 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  16 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to Old Street (Station)

$60 - $85

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Old Street (Station) 7.1 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station) 7.1 miles

$18 - $26

Questions & Answers

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.

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

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Old Street (Station) is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.1 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station). However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street via Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station) without a car is to train which takes 24 min and costs £4 - £7.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station).
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  • Distance: 6.2 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

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 $3 - $5 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station) via Canning Town and Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street in around 1 h 9 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
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
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
$18 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$18 - $26
Access
$21 - $28
Assist
$21 - $28
UberX
$21 - $28
UberXL
$29 - $40
Exec
$35 - $55
Lux
$60 - $85
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Old Street (Station)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $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 - $85
Towncar from London City Airport to Old Street (Station)
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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