There are 6 ways to get from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) by train, bus, 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

Train  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Woolwich Dockyard

$15 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus, line 96 bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester Community Hub to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 700|Sapphire
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Woolwich Arsenal 96

$14 - $16

4 alternative options

Train via London City Airport DLR Station  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Woolwich Arsenal

$17 - $25

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) 30.2 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) 30.2 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. Take a town car from Rochester to London City Airport 30.2 miles

$130 - $190

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

Southeastern operates a train from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre), Woolwich Arsenal, and Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station in around 1 h 49 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Rochester to Woolwich Dockyard
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Train from Rochester to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Rochester Community Hub to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Rochester to London City Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY)?

The distance between Rochester and London City Airport (LCY) is 34 km. The road distance is 48 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY)?

The cheapest way to get from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY)?

The quickest way to get from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs £110 - £140.

Is there a direct train between Rochester and London City Airport (LCY)?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rochester and arriving at Woolwich Dockyard. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

How long does it take to get from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY)?

The train from Rochester to Woolwich Dockyard takes 44 min including transfers and departs once daily.