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There are 9 ways to get from Southbank Centre 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  •  32m

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to Canning Town station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from Canning Town DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus  •  46m

  1. Take the bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Woolwich, Kingsman Street N1

$3

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Line 76 bus, train  •  45m

  1. Take the line 76 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to City of London, Bank Station Queen Victoria Street 26 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$6 - $8

Bus via Canning Town  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych to Canning Town N15 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  20m

  1. Take a taxi from Southbank Centre to London City Airport (LCY) 8.6 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  20m

  1. Drive from Southbank Centre to London City Airport (LCY) 8.6 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  20m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Southbank Centre to London City Airport

$60 - $85

Towncar  •  20m

  1. Take a town car from Southbank Centre to London City Airport 8.6 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  20m

  1. Take an Uber from Southbank Centre to London City Airport (LCY) 8.6 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southbank Centre to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Southbank Centre to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank and arriving at Woolwich, Kingsman Street. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41m.

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The distance between Southbank Centre and London City Airport (LCY) is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southbank Centre to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to subway and train which takes 32m and costs £4 - £6.

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It takes approximately 32m to get from Southbank Centre to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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Southbank Centre to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank station.

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Southbank Centre 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 Southbank Centre to London City Airport (LCY) is 9 miles. It takes approximately 20m to drive from Southbank Centre to London City Airport (LCY).

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There are 9023+ hotels available in London City Airport (LCY). Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southbank Centre to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 7.2 miles
  • Duration: 32m

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

London Buses operates a bus from Southbank Centre to London City Airport (LCY) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 41m.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
6m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Woolwich, Kingsman Street
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to City of London, Bank Station Queen Victoria Street
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Temple, Aldwych to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southbank Centre to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$20 - $27
Assist
$20 - $27
UberX
$20 - $27
Pool
$23 - $35
UberXL
$29 - $40
Exec
$35 - $55
Lux
$55 - $80
Taxi from Southbank Centre to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
20m
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Southbank Centre to London City Airport
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Towncar from Southbank Centre to London City Airport
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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