There are 7 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London City Airport (LCY) by train, bus, subway, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train via London St Pancras International LL  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from Stratford International DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$17 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus, Tube, train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to London Golders Green, Bus Station
  2. Take the Tube from Golders Green Underground Station to Bank Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$12 - $18

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Woolwich Arsenal

$22 - $30

Bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station 757 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St to Canning Town N15

$13 - $17

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London City Airport (LCY) 52.6 miles

$11 - $17

Towncar  •  59 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to London City Airport (LCY) 52.6 miles

$160 - $220

Uber  •  59 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London City Airport (LCY) 52.6 miles

$110 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 59 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and London City Airport (LCY) is 32 miles. The road distance is 52.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) station to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Airport Bus Station and arriving at Silvertown, London City Airport via Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall, Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St and Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport Parkway and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via St Pancras International and Stratford International DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London City Airport (LCY) via London St Pancras International LL, St Pancras International, Stratford International, and Stratford International DLR Station in around 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London City Airport (LCY) via Baker Street Station, Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall, Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St, and Canning Town in around 2 h 17 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford International DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to London Golders Green, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Marylebone, Gloucester Place
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
easybus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Luton Airport (LTN) to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$110 - $140
uberACCESS
$130 - $180
uberASSIST
$130 - $180
uberX
$130 - $180
uberXL
$190 - $250
UberEXEC
$260 - $350
UberLUX
$430 - $600
Jayride
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to London City Airport (LCY)
Estimated price
$160 - $220

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