There are 5 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Tilbury Town

$11 - $15

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Bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Canning Town to Tilbury, Amazon (Amazon Fulfilment Centre) Z2

$8 - $11

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Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury 20.7 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury 20.7 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  27 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Port of Tilbury 20.7 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury. However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Tilbury, Amazon (Amazon Fulfilment Centre) via Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Port of Tilbury. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Tilbury Town via West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Port of Tilbury is 13 miles. The road distance is 20.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury without a car is to train which takes 56 min and costs £8 - £12.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Canning Town station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at London City Airport DLR Station.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury is to train which takes 56 min and costs £8 - £12. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £9 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Port of Tilbury, England?

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury via West Ham DLR Station and West Ham in around 56 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury 6 times a week. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Tilbury Town
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Tilbury, Amazon (Amazon Fulfilment Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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 Port of Tilbury
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Tilbury, Amazon (Amazon Fulfilment Centre) station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Tilbury Town station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury is 21 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Port of Tilbury.

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The nearest airport to Port of Tilbury is London City (LCY) Airport which is 13.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Stansted (STN) (30.1 miles), London Gatwick (LGW) (30.5 miles), London Heathrow (LHR) (34.6 miles) and London Luton (LTN) (42.6 miles).

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