There are 7 ways to get from Sevenoaks to London City Airport (LCY) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, subway  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Sevenoaks to London Bridge
  2. Take the subway from London Bridge station to Canning Town station Jubilee

£13 - £30

Cheapest option

Line 51 bus  •  1h 28m

  1. Take the line 51 bus from Orpington Bus Station to Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal 51

£7 - £21

5 alternative options

Train  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the train from Sevenoaks to Hither Green
  2. Take the train from Hither Green to Woolwich Arsenal

£15 - £41

Train via Shadwell  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the train from Sevenoaks to Peckham Rye
  2. Take the train from Peckham Rye to Shadwell
  3. Take the train from Shadwell DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

£14 - £21

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sevenoaks to London City Airport (LCY) 28 miles

£65 - £85

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Sevenoaks to London City Airport (LCY) 28 miles

£4 - £7

Towncar  •  40 min

  1. Take a town car from Sevenoaks to London City Airport 28 miles

£90 - £130

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The cheapest way to get from Sevenoaks to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sevenoaks to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sevenoaks to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Sevenoaks and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via London Bridge station and Canning Town DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Sevenoaks and London City Airport (LCY) is 17 miles. The road distance is 28 miles.

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The best way to get from Sevenoaks to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train and subway which takes 47 min and costs £12 - £30.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Sevenoaks to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Sevenoaks to London City Airport (LCY) is to line 51 bus which takes 1h 28m and costs £7 - £21. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £15 - £45 and takes 1h 32m.

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Sevenoaks to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Canning Town station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sevenoaks to London City Airport (LCY) is 28 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Sevenoaks to London City Airport (LCY).

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  • Distance: 17.2 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from Orpington Bus Station to Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 1h 3m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sevenoaks to London City Airport (LCY) via Hither Green and Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station in around 1h 32m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Sevenoaks to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £22
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£9 - £14
1st Class
£15 - £22
Train from Sevenoaks to Hither Green
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £19
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£7 - £11
1st Class
£13 - £19
Train from Hither Green to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£7 - £10
1st Class
£12 - £18
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge station to Canning Town station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Sevenoaks to Peckham Rye
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£11 - £14
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Peckham Rye to Shadwell
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
London Overground
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shadwell DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2
Cash Fare
£5
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Orpington Bus Station to Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Sevenoaks to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
£65 - £85
Sevenoaks Taxis
Phone
+44 1732 456 241
Website
sevenoaks-taxis.com
Sevenoaks Cars
Phone
+44 1732 454 544
Website
sevenoakscars.co.uk
Oaks Taxis
Phone
+44 1732 741 122
Website
oakstaxis.co.uk
Beeline Taxis
Phone
+44 1732 456 214
Website
sevenoakstaxis.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Sevenoaks to London City Airport
Estimated price
£90 - £130

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