There are 6 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Rochester by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train Southeastern  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Rochester

$19 - $27

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Train Thameslink  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Rochester

$14 - $19

4 alternative options

Line 96 bus, bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 96
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Rochester Community Hub 700|Sapphire

$14 - $15

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Rochester 31.2 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Rochester 31.2 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Rochester 31.2 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Rochester. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Rochester via Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Rochester is 21 miles. The road distance is 31.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Rochester without a car is to train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Rochester, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Rochester train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Woolwich Arsenal station.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Rochester is to train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 96 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1 h 53 min.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Rochester train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Rochester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Rochester is 31 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Rochester.

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There are 338+ hotels available in Rochester. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Rochester.
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  • Distance: 21.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

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

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Rochester via Stratford International DLR Station and Stratford International in around 1 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Rochester via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal Station, and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 1 h 53 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Rochester
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Rochester
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Rochester Community Hub
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Rochester
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
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
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Rochester
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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