There are 8 ways to get from Waterloo Station to London City Airport (LCY) by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Tube, train  •  28 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo 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 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Woolwich, Kingsman Street N1

$3

6 alternative options

Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo East to Woolwich Dockyard

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to London City Airport (LCY) 8.5 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to London City Airport (LCY) 8.5 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  19 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Waterloo Station to London City Airport

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  19 min

  1. Take a town car from Waterloo Station to London City Airport 8.5 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Waterloo Station to London City Airport (LCY) 8.5 miles

$21 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and London City Airport (LCY) is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 28 min to get from Waterloo Station to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd station and arriving at Woolwich, Kingsman Street. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Waterloo East and arriving at Woolwich Dockyard. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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

Southeastern operates a train from Waterloo Station to London City Airport (LCY) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Waterloo Station to London City Airport (LCY) hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 39 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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 Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd to Woolwich, Kingsman Street
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Waterloo Station to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$21 - $29
uberACCESS
$24 - $35
uberASSIST
$24 - $35
uberX
$24 - $35
uberXL
$35 - $50
UberEXEC
$45 - $65
UberLUX
$75 - $110
Taxi from Waterloo Station to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
19 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
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Waterloo Station to London City Airport
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from Waterloo Station to London City Airport
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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