There are 6 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Welwyn Garden City by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train via London Kings Cross  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Welwyn Garden City

£12 - £21

Cheapest option

Line 473 bus, train  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the line 473 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station 473
  2. Take the train from Highbury & Islington to Welwyn Garden City

£10 - £14

4 alternative options

Train  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Moorgate to Welwyn Garden City

£12 - £22

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Welwyn Garden City 41.3 miles

£100 - £120

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Welwyn Garden City 41.3 miles

£6 - £10

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Welwyn Garden City 41.3 miles

£100 - £150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Welwyn Garden City is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Welwyn Garden City is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Welwyn Garden City. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Welwyn Garden City via Bank station and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 21m.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Welwyn Garden City is 23 miles. The road distance is 41.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Welwyn Garden City without a car is to train via London Kings Cross which takes 1h 21m and costs £12 - £21.

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It takes approximately 1h 21m to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Welwyn Garden City, including transfers.

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

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London City Airport (LCY) to Welwyn Garden City train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Welwyn Garden City station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Welwyn Garden City is 41 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Welwyn Garden City.

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There are 595+ hotels available in Welwyn Garden City. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Welwyn Garden City.
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  • Distance: 23.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 21m

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

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Welwyn Garden City via Bank DLR Station, Bank station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London Kings Cross in around 1h 21m.

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
22 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
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £12
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£10 - £12
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Moorgate to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Highbury & Islington to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £13
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
£100 - £120
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
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
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
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Welwyn Garden City
Estimated price
£100 - £150

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