There are 8 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Romford by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Romford

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 474 bus, bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town 474
  2. Take the bus from Canning Town to Heath Park, Brentwood Road N15

$6

6 alternative options

Line 474 bus, train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Manor Park Rail Station 474
  2. Take the train from Manor Park to Romford

$7 - $9

Line 474 bus, line 86 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Manor Park Rail Station 474
  2. Take the line 86 bus from Manor Park, High Street North Manor Park to Romford, Western Road 86 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Romford 10.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Romford 10.3 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Romford 10.3 miles

$85 - $130

Walk  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Walk from London City Airport (LCY) to Romford 10.2 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Romford is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Romford is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Romford. However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Heath Park, Brentwood Road via Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Romford. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Romford via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Romford is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Romford without a car is to train which takes 43 min and costs £5 - £9.

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It takes approximately 43 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Romford, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Romford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Silvertown, London City Airport station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Romford 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 Romford is to train which takes 43 min and costs £5 - £9. Alternatively, you can line 474 bus and bus, which costs £5 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Romford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Heath Park, Brentwood Road station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Romford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Romford station.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Romford.
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  • Distance: 7.6 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

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

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Romford via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford (London) in around 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Romford via Canning Town in around 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Romford
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Manor Park to Romford
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Manor Park Rail Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
Bus from Canning Town to Heath Park, Brentwood Road
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Manor Park, High Street North Manor Park to Romford, Western Road
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Romford
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Romford
Estimated price
$85 - $130

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