There are 7 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Tate Modern by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  42 min

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

$3 - $5

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Line 474 bus, bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town 474
  2. Take the bus from Canning Town to City of London, St Pauls Churchyard N550 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  18 min

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

$40 - $55

Drive  •  18 min

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

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  18 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to Tate Modern

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  18 min

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

$80 - $120

Uber  •  18 min

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

$21 - $29

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No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Tate Modern. However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at City of London, St Pauls Churchyard via Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London City Airport DLR Station station and arriving at Bank DLR Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Tate Modern is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Tate Modern without a car is to train which takes 42 min and costs .

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The train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Tate Modern bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Silvertown, London City Airport station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Tate Modern 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 Tate Modern is to train which takes 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 474 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1 h 10 min.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Tate Modern bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at City of London, St Pauls Churchyard station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Tate Modern train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Bank DLR Station.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Tate Modern.
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  • Distance: 6.5 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

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

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Tate Modern every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Tate Modern via Canning Town and City of London, St Pauls Churchyard in around 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to City of London, St Pauls Churchyard
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Tate Modern
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $29
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uber.com
Pool
$21 - $29
Access
$22 - $35
Assist
$22 - $35
UberX
$22 - $35
UberXL
$30 - $45
Exec
$40 - $60
Lux
$70 - $95
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Tate Modern
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 Tate Modern
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from London City Airport to Tate Modern
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Tate Modern is 8 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Tate Modern.

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