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There are 5 ways to get from Slough to London City Airport (LCY) by train, bus, subway, 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.

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Train

  1. Take the train from Slough to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from Paddington Station to Canary Wharf
  3. Take the train from Poplar DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station

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Line 81 bus, subway

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre to Hounslow West
  2. Take the subway from Hounslow West station to Green Park station

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Slough to London City Airport (LCY)

Drive

  1. Drive from Slough to London City Airport (LCY)

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Slough to London City Airport

Slough to London City Airport (LCY) by train

334 Weekly Trains
53 min Average Duration
£9 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Slough to London City Airport (LCY) is to line 81 bus and subway which costs £6 - £12 and takes 2h.

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The fastest way to get from Slough to London City Airport (LCY) is to train. Taking this option will cost £9 - £20 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Slough to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Slough and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via Paddington Station and Poplar DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Slough and London City Airport (LCY) is 28 miles. The road distance is 30.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Slough to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs £9 - £20.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Slough to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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Slough to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by First Great Western Service, depart from Slough station.

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Slough 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 Slough to London City Airport (LCY) is 31 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Slough to London City Airport (LCY).

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Map of how to get from Slough to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 27.9 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

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

You can take a train from Slough to London City Airport (LCY) via London Paddington, Paddington Station, Canary Wharf, and Poplar DLR Station in around 53 min.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£14 - £20
Elizabeth Line
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Slough to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Elizabeth Line
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£5 - £8
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£8 - £14
Train from Paddington Station to Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Elizabeth Line
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£3 - £4
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£3 - £6
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Poplar DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
11 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
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 Hounslow West station to Green Park station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
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 Slough Town Centre, Queensmere Centre to Hounslow West
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Slough to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
£75 - £90
Minicabs Slough & Windsor
Phone
+44 1753 474 718
Cab Co Slough
Phone
+44 1753 691 212
Website
cabcoslough.co.uk
511 Viking Cars
Phone
+44 1753 511 511
Jayride
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Slough to London City Airport
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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