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

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Recommended option

Train Southeastern  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford International DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$24 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus, line 96 bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester Community Hub to Bluewater, Bus Station 700 - Sapphire
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Woolwich Arsenal Station 96

$2 - $3

4 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Woolwich Arsenal

$14 - $19

Taxi  •  39 min

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

$140 - $180

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

$120 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) is to bus and line 96 bus which costs £1 - £3 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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

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No, there is no direct train from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Rochester and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via Stratford International DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Rochester and London City Airport (LCY) is 21 miles. The road distance is 30.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train which takes 51 min and costs £18 - £26.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Rochester station.

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The best way to get from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which takes 51 min and costs £18 - £26. Alternatively, you can bus and line 96 bus, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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Rochester 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 Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) is 30 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY).

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Map of how to get from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 21.3 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

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

You can take a train from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) via Stratford International and Stratford International DLR Station in around 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY) via Bluewater, Bus Station, Woolwich Arsenal Station, and Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station in around 1 h 51 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford International DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rochester to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Rochester Community Hub to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
Other operators
Taxi from Rochester to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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
$120 - $170

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