There are 8 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus 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, subway  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from Canning Town station to Green Park station Jubilee

£4 - £9

7 alternative options

Line 474 bus, subway  •  36 min

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town 474
  2. Take the subway from Canning Town station to Green Park station Jubilee

£4 - £6

Bus  •  1h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Canning Town to Piccadilly Circus N15

£4

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus 9.2 miles

£28 - £35

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus 9.2 miles

£1 - £3

Shuttle  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to Piccadilly Circus

£45 - £70

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Piccadilly Circus 9.2 miles

£65 - £95

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus 9.2 miles

£18 - £26

Questions & Answers

There is widespread community transmission in United Kingdom.
Last Updated: 3/15/2020 | Source: CDC.

Heavy travel restrictions apply and transportation services are subject to change. Please check before you travel.

Learn More.

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 20 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus is to taxi which costs £28 - £35 and takes 20 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus. However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Piccadilly Circus via Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 17m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Piccadilly Circus station. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Green Park station via Canning Town station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 min.

More details

The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Piccadilly Circus is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.2 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus without a car is to train and subway which takes 33 min and costs £3 - £9.

More details

It takes approximately 33 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus, including transfers.

More details

London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Canning Town station.

More details

London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from London City Airport DLR Station.

More details

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

London Buses operates a bus from Canning Town to Piccadilly Circus hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2
Cash Fare
£5
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town station to Green Park station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Canning Town to Piccadilly Circus
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Signup at
uber.com
Access
£18 - £26
Assist
£19 - £27
UberX
£19 - £27
UberXL
£26 - £40
Exec
£35 - £50
Lux
£55 - £75
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Piccadilly Circus
Estimated price
£45 - £70
Towncar from London City Airport to Piccadilly Circus
Estimated price
£65 - £95

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Piccadilly Circus station.

More details

London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Green Park station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus is 9 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus.

Get driving directions

There are 7956+ hotels available in Piccadilly Circus. Prices start at £75 per night.

More details