There are 8 ways to get from Romford to London City Airport (LCY) by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Train  •  37 min

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

$8 - $11

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Line 86 bus, line 474 bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 86 bus from Romford, Western Road to Manor Park, High Street North Manor Park 86
  2. Take the line 474 bus from Manor Park, Romford Road (E12) to Silvertown, London City Airport 474

$6

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Train, line 474 bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Manor Park
  2. Take the line 474 bus from Manor Park, Romford Road (E12) to Silvertown, London City Airport 474

$7 - $8

Night bus, line 474 bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to Canning Town N15
  2. Take the line 474 bus from Canning Town to Silvertown, London City Airport 474

$6

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to London City Airport (LCY) 10.3 miles

$55 - $65

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Romford to London City Airport (LCY) 10.3 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. Take a town car from Romford to London City Airport 10.3 miles

$85 - $130

Walk  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Walk from Romford to London City Airport (LCY) 10.2 miles

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Romford, Western Road and arriving at Silvertown, London City Airport via Manor Park, Romford Road (E12). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Romford to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Romford and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via Stratford DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Romford and London City Airport (LCY) is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from Romford to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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Romford to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Romford, Western Road station.

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Romford to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Romford station.

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The best way to get from Romford to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which takes 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 86 bus and line 474 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 31 min.

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Romford to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Silvertown, London City Airport station.

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Romford to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at London City Airport DLR Station.

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Map of how to get from Romford to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 7.6 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

You can take a train from Romford to London City Airport (LCY) via Stratford (London) and Stratford DLR Station in around 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Romford to London City Airport (LCY) via Manor Park, High Street North Manor Park and Manor Park, Romford Road (E12) in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Manor Park
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Manor Park, Romford Road (E12) to Silvertown, London City Airport
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford, Western Road to Manor Park, High Street North Manor Park
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford Station to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Silvertown, London City Airport
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$55 - $65
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
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Romford to London City Airport
Estimated price
$85 - $130

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