There are 8 ways to get from St James's Square 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

Tube, train  •  33 min

  1. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to Canning Town Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from Canning Town DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from Piccadilly Circus to Canning Town N15

$5 - $6

6 alternative options

Bus via Silvertown, London City Airport  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Piccadilly Circus to Canning Town N15

$6

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from St James's Square to London City Airport (LCY) 9.2 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from St James's Square to London City Airport (LCY) 9.2 miles

$2 - $3

Shuttle  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from St James's Square to London City Airport

$60 - $85

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from St James's Square to London City Airport 9.2 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from St James's Square to London City Airport (LCY) 9.2 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St James's Square to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from St James's Square to London City Airport (LCY) is to shuttle which costs £45 - £70 and takes 20 min.

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The distance between St James's Square and London City Airport (LCY) is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from St James's Square to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from St James's Square to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Piccadilly Circus and arriving at Silvertown, London City Airport via Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h.

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Map of how to get from St James's Square to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 8 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

What companies run services between St James's Square, Greater London, England and London City Airport (LCY), England?

London Buses operates a bus from St James's Square to London City Airport (LCY) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to Canning Town Underground Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Piccadilly Circus to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from St James's Square to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$22 - $35
Access
$26 - $35
Assist
$26 - $35
UberX
$26 - $35
UberXL
$35 - $50
Exec
$45 - $65
Lux
$75 - $110
Taxi from St James's Square to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from St James's Square to London City Airport
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Towncar from St James's Square to London City Airport
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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