There are 5 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Orpington by subway, train, bus, taxi, car 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

Tube, train  •  45 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Orpington

$15 - $23

Cheapest option

Line 51 bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 51 bus from Woolwich, Powis Street to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial 51

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Orpington 15.1 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Orpington 15.1 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  27 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Orpington 15.1 miles

$100 - $150

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

London Buses operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Orpington every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Orpington
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich, Powis Street to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Orpington
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Orpington
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London City Airport (LCY) to Orpington?

The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Orpington is 15 km. The road distance is 24 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Orpington?

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Orpington is to line 51 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 5 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Orpington?

The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Orpington is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs £55 - £70.

Is there a direct bus between London City Airport (LCY) and Orpington?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Woolwich, Powis Street and arriving at Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Orpington?

It takes approximately 45 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Orpington, including transfers.