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There are 8 ways to get from London to London City Airport (LCY) by bus, train, taxi, car, shuttle, towncar or foot

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Line 474 bus  •  10m

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Canning Town to Silvertown, London City Airport 474

$3

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Train  •  21m

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

$3 - $10

Taxi  •  19m

  1. Take a taxi from London to London City Airport (LCY) 8.8 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  19m

  1. Drive from London to London City Airport (LCY) 8.8 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  19m

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

$60 - $85

Towncar  •  19m

  1. Take a town car from London to London City Airport 8.8 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  19m

  1. Take an Uber from London to London City Airport (LCY) 8.8 miles

$23 - $35

Walk  •  2h 44m

  1. Walk from London to London City Airport (LCY) 8.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from London to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 19m.

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The quickest way to get from London to London City Airport (LCY) is to line 474 bus which costs £2 and takes 10m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canning Town and arriving at Silvertown, London City Airport. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bank DLR Station station and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21m.

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The distance between London and London City Airport (LCY) is 8 miles. The road distance is 8.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to line 474 bus which takes 10m and costs £2.

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The line 474 bus from Canning Town to Silvertown, London City Airport takes 10m including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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London to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Canning Town station.

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

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport (LCY) is to line 474 bus which takes 10m and costs £2. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £3 - £8 and takes 21m.

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Map of how to get from London to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 10m

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

London Buses operates a bus from London to London City Airport (LCY) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 10m. Alternatively, Dockland Light Railway (DLR) operates a train from London to London City Airport (LCY) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 21m. Southeastern also services this route every 30 minutes.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Silvertown, London City Airport
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$20 - $28
Assist
$20 - $28
UberX
$20 - $28
Pool
$23 - $35
UberXL
$30 - $45
Exec
$35 - $55
Lux
$60 - $80
Taxi from London to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
19m
Estimated price
$29 - $35
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
19m
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London to London City Airport
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Towncar from London to London City Airport
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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London to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Silvertown, London City Airport station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between London to London City Airport (LCY) is 9 miles. It takes approximately 19m to drive from London to London City Airport (LCY).

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