There are 7 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Tobacco Dock 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  •  23 min

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

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Shadwell, Tobacco Dock N551

$3

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Tobacco Dock 5.5 miles

$30 - $45

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Tobacco Dock 5.5 miles

$1 - $2

Shuttle  •  12 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to Tobacco Dock

$65 - $95

Towncar  •  12 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Tobacco Dock 5.5 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to Tobacco Dock 5.5 miles

$16 - $24

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

Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Tobacco Dock every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Tobacco Dock hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 22 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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Shadwell, Tobacco Dock
Ave. Duration
22 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 Tobacco Dock
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$16 - $24
uberASSIST
$19 - $27
uberX
$19 - $27
ACCESS
$18 - $26
uberXL
$26 - $35
UberEXEC
$35 - $55
UberLUX
$60 - $85
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Tobacco Dock
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Tobacco Dock
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Towncar from London City Airport to Tobacco Dock
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Tobacco Dock is 8 km. The road distance is 9 km.

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Tobacco Dock is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Tobacco Dock is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs £24 - £30.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Shadwell DLR Station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road and arriving at Shadwell, Tobacco Dock. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

The train from London City Airport DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.