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

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Tube, train  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the Tube from Richmond Underground Station to Monument Underground Station District
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$7 - $11

5 alternative options

Train, line 473 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond NLL to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the line 473 bus from Stratford Bus Station to Silvertown, London City Airport 473

$8 - $13

Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond Station to Oxford Circus N22
  2. Take the bus from Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St to Canning Town N15

$9

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Richmond to London City Airport (LCY) 18 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Richmond to London City Airport (LCY) 18 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  37 min

  1. Take a town car from Richmond to London City Airport 18 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Richmond station to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Richmond Station and arriving at Silvertown, London City Airport via Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St and Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Richmond and London City Airport (LCY) is 16 miles. The road distance is 18 miles.

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The best way to get from Richmond to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to Tube and train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to get from Richmond to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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Richmond to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Richmond Station.

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Richmond to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Canning Town station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Richmond to London City Airport (LCY) is 18 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Richmond to London City Airport (LCY).

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There are 8039+ hotels available in London City Airport (LCY). Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Richmond to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 15.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 6 min

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

You can take a bus from Richmond to London City Airport (LCY) via Oxford Circus, Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St, and Canning Town in around 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Richmond NLL to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $7
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$6 - $10
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Silvertown, London City Airport
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Richmond Station to Oxford Circus
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Richmond to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Richmond to London City Airport
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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