There are 5 ways to get from Loughborough to London City Airport (LCY) by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Loughborough (Leics) to London St Pancras International

$34 - $88

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to London Marble Arch National Express

$20 - $28

3 alternative options

Train via Luton Airport Parkway  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Loughborough (Leics) to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Woolwich Arsenal

$39 - $83

Bus Megabus UK  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Ratcliffe on Soar, East Midlands Parkway Station to St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus Mp1
  2. Take the bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Stratford City Bus Station N205

$32 - $47

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Loughborough to London City Airport (LCY) 131.9 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Loughborough to London City Airport (LCY) is to bus which costs £15 - £22 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Loughborough to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which costs £26 - £70 and takes 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between Loughborough and London City Airport (LCY) is 103 miles. The road distance is 131.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Loughborough to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Loughborough to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Loughborough (Leics) 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 49 min.

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

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Loughborough to London City Airport (LCY) every 3 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min. Merseyrail Electrics also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Loughborough to London City Airport (LCY) via East Midlands Parkway, Ratcliffe on Soar, East Midlands Parkway Station, St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus, King's Cross St. Pancras, Stratford City Bus Station, and Stratford Bus Station in around 4 h 16 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Loughborough (Leics) to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$25 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Train from Loughborough (Leics) to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Loughborough (Leics) to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Loughborough (Leics) to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Ratcliffe on Soar, East Midlands Parkway Station to St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Stratford City Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express

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