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There are 5 ways to get from Slough to London City Airport (LCY) by train, 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 Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station

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Train, subway

  1. Take the train from Slough to Ealing Broadway
  2. Take the subway from Ealing Broadway station to Bank station
  3. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR 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, walk and subway

The journey time between Slough and London City Airport (LCY) is around 1h 15m and covers a distance of around 29 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 16 min. The fastest journey normally takes 56 min. Operated by First Great Western Service, TfL Rail, London Underground (Tube) and others, the Slough to London City Airport (LCY) service departs from Slough and arrives in London City Airport DLR Station. Typically 708 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
59 min
Layover time:
16 min
Total time:
1h 15m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
56 min
Journey distance:
29 miles
Services per week:
708
Cheapest price:
£8
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:43
Last service departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Slough to London City Airport (LCY) train, walk and subway schedules

Departing Saturday, October 23, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Slough to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 55 min.

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The fastest way to get from Slough to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £75 - £90 and takes 55 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 Lancaster Gate station and Bank DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 17m.

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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 1h 17m and costs £8 - £19.

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It takes approximately 1h 17m 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: 1h 17m

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, Lancaster Gate station, Bank station, and Bank DLR Station in around 1h 17m.

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
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£14 - £20
Train from Slough to Ealing Broadway
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£6 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£11 - £15
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Slough to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
TfL Rail
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£5 - £8
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£8 - £14
Train from Slough to Ealing Broadway
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
TfL Rail
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£4 - £6
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£6 - £10
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
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
£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 Ealing Broadway station to Bank station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
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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