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There are 9 ways to get from Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY) by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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

Subway, train  •  31 min

  1. Take the subway from Holborn station to Bank station Central
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the bus from Holborn, Museum Street to Woolwich, Kingsman Street N1

$3

7 alternative options

Line 25 bus, train  •  48 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Holborn, Museum Street to City of London, Bank Station Poultry 25 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$6 - $8

Bus, line 474 bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych to Canning Town N15 / ...
  2. Take the line 474 bus from Canning Town to Silvertown, London City Airport 474

$6

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY) 9.1 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY) 9.1 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Russell Square to London City Airport

$60 - $85

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from Russell Square to London City Airport 9.1 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY) 9.1 miles

$26 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Holborn, Museum Street and arriving at Woolwich, Kingsman Street. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Russell Square and London City Airport (LCY) is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to subway and train which takes 31 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 31 min to get from Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Holborn, Museum Street station.

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Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Woolwich, Kingsman Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY) is 9 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY).

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There are 8463+ hotels available in London City Airport (LCY). Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 47 min.

Train operators
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Holborn, Museum Street to Woolwich, Kingsman Street
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Holborn, Museum Street to City of London, Bank Station Poultry
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Aldwych to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Silvertown, London City Airport
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$26 - $35
Access
$28 - $40
Assist
$28 - $40
UberX
$28 - $40
UberXL
$40 - $55
Exec
$45 - $65
Lux
$75 - $110
Taxi from Russell Square to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Russell Square to London City Airport
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Towncar from Russell Square to London City Airport
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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