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

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

Train to Exeter, fly to London City  •  4 h 8 min

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

$87 - $323

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 5 min

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

$29 - $34

4 alternative options

Train to Newquay, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Newquay
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Gatwick (LGW) NQY - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge

$90 - $257

Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to London Paddington

$129 - $229

Bus, train  •  6 h 21 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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY) is to bus which costs £21 - £26 and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY) is to train and fly which costs £65 - £250 and takes 4 h 8 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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It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to get from Plymouth to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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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, Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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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) every 2 hours. 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 $19 - $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 Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Plymouth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Plymouth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
Train from Plymouth to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $220
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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

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