There are 6 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames by subway, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Tube, train  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Staines

$14 - $22

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Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Shadwell to Clapham Junction
  3. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Staines

$13 - $23

4 alternative options

Bus, line 203 bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
  2. Take the bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Hounslow West N9
  3. Take the line 203 bus from Hounslow West to Elmsleigh Bus Station 203

$14

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames 31.4 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames 31.4 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  51 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Staines-upon-Thames 31.4 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames station. However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Elmsleigh Bus Station via Custom House, Victoria Dock Road, Covent Garden, Savoy Street and Hounslow West. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Staines-upon-Thames. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Staines via Shadwell and Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Staines-upon-Thames is 25 miles. The road distance is 31.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames without a car is to Tube and train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at London City Airport DLR Station.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames is to train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 203 bus, which costs and takes 3 h.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames bus services, operated by London United, arrive at Elmsleigh Bus Station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Staines station.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames.
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  • Distance: 24.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 6 min

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Staines-upon-Thames, England?

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames via Shadwell DLR Station, Shadwell, and Clapham Junction in around 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames via Custom House, Victoria Dock Road, Covent Garden, Savoy Street, and Hounslow West in around 3 h.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Staines
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Staines
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shadwell to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$3 - $6
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Hounslow West
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Hounslow West to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
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
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Staines-upon-Thames
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames is 31 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Staines-upon-Thames.

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