There are 11 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train, Tube via Canning Town Underground Station  •  23 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 Westminster Underground Station Jubilee

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the bus from Woolwich, Warspite Road to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd N1

$3

9 alternative options

Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Dockyard to London Charing Cross

$8 - $13

Train, Tube  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Monument Underground Station to St. James's Park Underground Station Circle / ...

$6 - $9

Train, line 751 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 751 bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street to Westminster Abbey 700 / ...

$7 - $8

Line 474 bus, bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town 474
  2. Take the bus from Canning Town to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N551

$6

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster 9.5 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster 9.5 miles

$2 - $3

Shuttle  •  20 min

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

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Westminster 9.5 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster 9.5 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Woolwich, Warspite Road and arriving at Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Woolwich Dockyard and arriving at London Charing Cross. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Westminster is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster without a car is to train and Tube which takes 23 min and costs £4 - £6.

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It takes approximately 23 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Woolwich, Warspite Road station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Woolwich Dockyard station.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster is to bus which takes 29 min and costs £2. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 30 min.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster.
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  • Distance: 8.1 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, Southeastern operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 30 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
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
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Monument Underground Station to St. James's Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich, Warspite Road to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
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 Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street to Westminster Abbey
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$24 - $35
Access
$26 - $40
Assist
$26 - $40
UberX
$26 - $40
UberXL
$35 - $50
Exec
$50 - $70
Lux
$80 - $110
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Westminster
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
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
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to Westminster
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from London City Airport to Westminster
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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