There are 8 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus by train, subway, night bus, 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, Tube  •  31 min

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

$5 - $8

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Train, night bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the night bus from Limehouse to Piccadilly Circus N15

$6 - $7

Line 474 bus, night bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town 474
  2. Take the night bus from Canning Town to Piccadilly Circus N15

$6

Taxi  •  20 min

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

$45 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

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

$2 - $3

Shuttle  •  20 min

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

$60 - $85

Towncar  •  20 min

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

$80 - $120

Uber  •  20 min

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

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 20 min.

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

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It takes approximately 31 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus, including transfers.

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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 1 h 6 min.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Manor Park Rail Station.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 8.1 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

There is no direct connection from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus. However, you can take the train to Canning Town DLR Station, take the walk to Canning Town Underground Station, take the Tube to Green Park Underground Station, then take the walk to Piccadilly Circus. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus via Limehouse DLR Station and Limehouse in around 57 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Limehouse to Piccadilly Circus
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
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
Night bus from Canning Town to Piccadilly Circus
Ave. Duration
40 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 Piccadilly Circus
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$22 - $35
Access
$26 - $35
Assist
$26 - $35
UberX
$26 - $35
UberXL
$35 - $50
Exec
$45 - $65
Lux
$75 - $110
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Piccadilly Circus
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Piccadilly Circus
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Towncar from London City Airport to Piccadilly Circus
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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