There are 8 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station Central

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Woolwich, Warspite Road to Holborn, Drury Lane N1

$3

6 alternative options

Line 473 bus, Tube  •  48 min

  1. Take the line 473 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station 473
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station Central

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square 9.3 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square 9.3 miles

$2 - $3

Shuttle  •  21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to Russell Square

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Russell Square 9.3 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square 9.3 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square is to shuttle which costs £45 - £70 and takes 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Woolwich, Warspite Road and arriving at Holborn, Drury Lane. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Russell Square is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square without a car is to train and Tube which takes 30 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 30 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Woolwich, Warspite Road station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Holborn, Drury Lane station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square is 9 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square.

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There are 8406+ hotels available in Russell Square. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square.
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  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 40 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
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich, Warspite Road to Holborn, Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$24 - $35
Access
$25 - $35
Assist
$25 - $35
UberX
$25 - $35
UberXL
$35 - $50
Exec
$50 - $70
Lux
$80 - $110
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $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
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Russell Square
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from London City Airport to Russell Square
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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