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

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Rayleigh to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$17 - $23

Cheapest option

Line 25 bus, train  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Rayleigh, Eastwood Road to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station 25 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basildon to West Ham

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rayleigh to London City Airport (LCY) 31.1 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Rayleigh to London City Airport (LCY) 31.1 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  38 min

  1. Take a town car from Rayleigh to London City Airport 31.1 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Rayleigh to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rayleigh to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rayleigh to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Rayleigh and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via Stratford DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Rayleigh and London City Airport (LCY) is 25 miles. The road distance is 31.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Rayleigh to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs £12 - £18.

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

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Rayleigh to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Rayleigh station.

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Rayleigh 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 Rayleigh to London City Airport (LCY) is 31 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Rayleigh to London City Airport (LCY).

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There are 8775+ hotels available in London City Airport (LCY). Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rayleigh to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 24.6 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

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

You can take a train from Rayleigh to London City Airport (LCY) via Stratford (London) and Stratford DLR Station in around 53 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to West Ham
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Rayleigh, Eastwood Road to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rayleigh to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
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
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Rayleigh to London City Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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