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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, subway  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from Bank station to Holborn 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, bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 473 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station 473
  2. Take the bus from Stratford Bus Station to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn N8

$6

Taxi  •  21 min

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

$45 - $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 - $85

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 every two hours, and operate every day. 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 subway which takes 28 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 28 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 9125+ hotels available in Russell Square. Prices start at $76 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: 28 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 every 2 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich, Warspite Road to Holborn, Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Holborn, New Oxford Street High Holborn
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
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
Access
$21 - $29
Assist
$21 - $29
UberX
$21 - $29
Pool
$24 - $35
UberXL
$30 - $45
Exec
$40 - $55
Lux
$60 - $85
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Russell Square
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Towncar from London City Airport to Russell Square
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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