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There are 7 ways to get from Watford to London City Airport (LCY) by train, bus, subway, taxi, car 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

Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to London Euston
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$10 - $31

Cheapest option

Line 258 bus, bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 258 bus from Watford, Beechen Grove to Harrow Bus Station 258
  2. Take the bus from Harrow Bus Station to Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St N18
  3. Take the bus from Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St to Canning Town N15

$6

5 alternative options

Line 142 bus, subway  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 142 bus from Watford, Beechen Grove to Stanmore Station 142
  2. Take the subway from Stanmore station to Canning Town station Jubilee

$8 - $11

Line 306 bus, train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 306 bus from Watford, High Street to Elstree & Borehamwood station 306
  2. Take the train from Elstree & Borehamwood to Woolwich Arsenal

$14 - $19

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Watford to London City Airport (LCY) 33.2 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Watford to London City Airport (LCY) 33.2 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. Take a town car from Watford to London City Airport 33.2 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Watford to London City Airport (LCY) is to line 258 bus and bus which costs £5 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Watford to London City Airport (LCY) is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Watford to London City Airport (LCY). However, there are services departing from Watford, Beechen Grove and arriving at Silvertown, London City Airport via Harrow Bus Station, Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St and Canning Town. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Watford and London City Airport (LCY) is 22 miles. The road distance is 33.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Watford to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train which takes 1 h and costs £7 - £24.

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

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Watford to London City Airport (LCY) bus services, operated by London Sovereign, depart from Watford, Beechen Grove station.

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The best way to get from Watford to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which takes 1 h and costs £7 - £24. Alternatively, you can line 258 bus and bus, which costs £5 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Watford to London City Airport (LCY) is 33 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Watford to London City Airport (LCY).

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Map of how to get from Watford to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 21.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

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

You can take a train from Watford to London City Airport (LCY) via London Euston, Euston station, Bank station, and Bank DLR Station in around 1 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Watford to London City Airport (LCY) via Harrow Bus Station, Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St, and Canning Town in around 2 h 56 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Watford Junction to London Euston
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $22
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Watford Junction to London Euston
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $7
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$6 - $10
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Sovereign
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Bus from Watford, Beechen Grove to Stanmore Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Bus from Watford, Beechen Grove to Harrow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Sullivan Buses
Phone
01707 646 803
Website
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Bus from Watford, High Street to Elstree & Borehamwood station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
sullivanbuses.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Harrow Bus Station to Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Watford to London City Airport (LCY)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
Jayride
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Watford to London City Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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