There are 9 ways to get from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) by subway, train, bus, ferry, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Subway, train  •  31 min

  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

£4 - £10

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Subway, line 474 bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the subway from Waterloo station to Canning Town station Jubilee
  2. Take the line 474 bus from Canning Town to Silvertown, London City Airport 474

£5 - £7

Ferry, train  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the ferry from Vauxhall St George Wharf Pier to Southwark, Bankside Pier Rb2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

Line 87 bus, bus  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the line 87 bus from Vauxhall Bus Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane 87 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych to Canning Town N15 / ...

£6

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) 9.6 miles

£29 - £35

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) 9.6 miles

£1 - £3

Shuttle  •  22 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport

£45 - £70

Towncar  •  22 min

  1. Take a town car from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport 9.6 miles

£65 - £95

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) 9.6 miles

£19 - £27

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which costs £29 - £35 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vauxhall (Station) station to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Vauxhall Bus Station and arriving at Silvertown, London City Airport via Temple, Aldwych and Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Vauxhall and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via Waterloo station and Canning Town DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Vauxhall (Station) and London City Airport (LCY) is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to subway and train which takes 31 min and costs £3 - £10.

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It takes approximately 31 min to get from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Vauxhall Bus Station.

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Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Waterloo station.

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Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Canning Town station.

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Map of how to get from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 7.6 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

You can take a bus from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) via Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane, Temple, Aldwych, and Canning Town in around 1h 26m.

Train operators
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 Waterloo station to Canning Town station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
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
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
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
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 Canning Town to Silvertown, London City Airport
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Vauxhall Bus Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Temple, Aldwych to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Ferry operators
Thames Clippers
Phone
+44 20 7674 2251
Website
thamesclippers.com
Ferry from Vauxhall St George Wharf Pier to Southwark, Bankside Pier
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Thames Clippers
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£19 - £27
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uber.com
Access
£19 - £27
Assist
£20 - £28
UberX
£20 - £28
UberXL
£27 - £40
Exec
£35 - £50
Lux
£55 - £80
Taxi from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
£29 - £35
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport
Estimated price
£45 - £70
Towncar from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport
Estimated price
£65 - £95

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Vauxhall (Station) 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 Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY) is 10 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Vauxhall (Station) to London City Airport (LCY).

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