There are 8 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southwark by train, subway, 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, Tube  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from Woolwich, Warspite Road to Lambeth, St George's Circus N1

$3

6 alternative options

Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Dockyard to London Waterloo East

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Southwark 7.9 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Southwark 7.9 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  18 min

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

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Southwark 7.9 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to Southwark 7.9 miles

$20 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southwark is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southwark is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs £30 - £40.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Southwark is 11 km. The road distance is 13 km.

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It takes approximately 21 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southwark, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Woolwich, Warspite Road and arriving at Lambeth, St George's Circus. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Woolwich Dockyard and arriving at London Waterloo East. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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

Southeastern operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Southwark hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Southwark hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich, Warspite Road to Lambeth, St George's Circus
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Southwark
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$20 - $28
uberACCESS
$22 - $35
uberASSIST
$22 - $35
uberX
$22 - $35
uberXL
$30 - $45
UberEXEC
$45 - $60
UberLUX
$70 - $100
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Southwark
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Southwark
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from London City Airport to Southwark
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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