There are 6 ways to get from Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY) by train, plane, bus or car

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Train, fly to London City  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY

$87 - $323

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Bus  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to London Earl's Court National Express

$26 - $31

4 alternative options

Train, fly to London Heathrow  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London Heathrow (LHR) EXT - LHR

$254 - $542

Train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to London Paddington

$128 - $227

Bus, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Monkerton, The Barn Owl Falcon
  2. Take the train from Honiton to London Waterloo

$72 - $105

Drive  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY) 223.3 miles

$45 - $70

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No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth station to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way and arriving at Silvertown, London City Airport via Earls Court, West Cromwell Road Tesco, Piccadilly Circus and Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 2 min.

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The distance between Plymouth and London City Airport (LCY) is 200 miles. The road distance is 223.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 2 min.

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The quickest flight from Exeter Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Earl's Court station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY) is 223 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to drive from Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY).

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Flybe offers flights from Exeter Airport to London City Airport.

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Map of how to get from Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 199.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 53 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY) hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $220 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY) 5 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $25 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Exeter to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
Train from Plymouth to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $220
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Monkerton, The Barn Owl
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to London Earl's Court
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com

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