There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to London City Airport (LCY) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo

$31 - $47

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Earl's Court National Express / ...

$19 - $22

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to London City Airport (LCY) 86.2 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take a town car from Southampton to London City Airport 86.2 miles

$210 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to London City Airport (LCY) is to bus which costs £14 - £18 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which costs £24 - £40 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between Southampton and London City Airport (LCY) is 76 miles. The road distance is 86.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Southampton to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Silvertown, London City Airport via Earls Court, West Cromwell Road Tesco, Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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There are 8179+ hotels available in London City Airport (LCY). Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Southampton to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 75.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

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

South Western Railway operates a train from Southampton to London City Airport (LCY) hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton to London City Airport (LCY) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Earl's Court
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southampton to London City Airport
Estimated price
$210 - $300

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