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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, line 122 bus  •  56 min

  1. National Express / ...
  2. 122

$12 - $16

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Dlr

$28 - $41

Bus, train  •  1 h 41 min

  1. 101|Sapphire

$20 - $28

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. 38.3 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  47 min

  1. 38.3 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. 38.3 miles

$130 - $200

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

You can take a bus from Maidstone to London City Airport (LCY) via London Eltham, Eltham, Green Way, Woolwich Arsenal, and Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station in around 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Maidstone to London City Airport (LCY) via Strood, Stratford International, and Stratford International DLR Station in around 1 h 29 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Maidstone West to Strood
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Train from Strood to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Train from Chatham to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Eltham, Green Way to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone Town Centre, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) to Chatham Railway Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Maidstone to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Maidstone to London City Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $200

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Maidstone and London City Airport (LCY) is 42 km. The road distance is 61 km.

The cheapest way to get from Maidstone to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Maidstone to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs £130 - £170.

No, there is no direct train from Maidstone to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Maidstone West and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via Strood and Stratford International DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 56 min to get from Maidstone to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.