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There are 5 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Slough by train, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Slough

£8 - £19

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Train, subway  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from Bank station to Ealing Broadway station
  3. Take the train from Ealing Broadway to Slough

£8 - £18

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Slough 30.5 miles

£75 - £90

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Slough 30.5 miles

£4 - £7

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Slough 30.5 miles

£30 - £120

London City Airport (LCY) to Slough by train, subway and walk

The journey time between London City Airport (LCY) and Slough is around 1h 13m and covers a distance of around 29 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 54 min. Operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), London Underground (Tube), First Great Western Service and others, the London City Airport (LCY) to Slough service departs from London City Airport DLR Station and arrives in Slough. Typically 545 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 13m
Fastest journey time:
54 min
Services per week:
545
Cheapest price:
£8
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:17
Last service departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London City Airport (LCY) to Slough train, subway and walk schedules

Departing Friday, June 18, 2021

London City Airport (LCY) → Slough
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The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Slough is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Slough is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Slough. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Slough via Bank station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 13m.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Slough is 28 miles. The road distance is 30.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Slough without a car is to train which takes 1h 13m and costs £8 - £19.

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It takes approximately 1h 13m to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Slough, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Slough train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from London City Airport DLR Station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Slough train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Slough station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Slough is 30 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Slough.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Slough.
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  • Distance: 27.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 13m

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

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Slough via Bank DLR Station, Bank station, Lancaster Gate station, and London Paddington in around 1h 13m.

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
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2
Cash Fare
£5
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Slough
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£14 - £20
Train from Ealing Broadway to Slough
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£6 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£11 - £15
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Paddington to Slough
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
TfL Rail
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£5 - £8
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£8 - £14
Train from Ealing Broadway to Slough
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
TfL Rail
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£4 - £6
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£6 - £10
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Bank station to Ealing Broadway station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Slough
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
£75 - £90
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Weso Local
Phone
+44 208 8855 555
Website
cheaptaxifare.com
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Slough
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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