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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Shadwell to Shoreditch High Street

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street N551

$3

6 alternative options

Train, line 135 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 135 bus from Limehouse to Shoreditch, Curtain Road 135

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Shoreditch 6.8 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Shoreditch 6.8 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  15 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to Shoreditch

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  15 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Shoreditch 6.8 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to Shoreditch 6.8 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Shoreditch is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Shoreditch is to taxi which costs £29 - £35 and takes 15 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Shoreditch is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 26 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Shoreditch, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road and arriving at Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Shoreditch. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Shoreditch High Street via Shadwell. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 min.

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

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Shoreditch via Shadwell DLR Station and Shadwell in around 26 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Shoreditch hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 29 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shadwell to Shoreditch High Street
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $2
Cash
$4 - $6
Oyster Card
$1 - $2
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Limehouse to Shoreditch, Curtain Road
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Shoreditch
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$17 - $25
uberACCESS
$20 - $28
uberASSIST
$20 - $28
uberX
$20 - $28
uberXL
$28 - $40
UberEXEC
$35 - $55
UberLUX
$60 - $85
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Shoreditch
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Shoreditch
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from London City Airport to Shoreditch
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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