Travel within United Kingdom is: Partially open. See details.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Woolwich?

Book now

There are 5 ways to get from Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY) by train, bus, 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  •  2h 8m

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford International DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

Cheapest option

Line 15 bus, bus, line 53 bus  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Temple Ewell, Templeside to Canterbury, Bus Station 15
  2. Take the bus from Canterbury to London New Cross Gate
  3. Take the line 53 bus from New Cross Gate Station to Woolwich Arsenal Station 53 / ...

3 alternative options

Train via Gillingham  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the train from Kearsney to Chatham
  2. Take the train from Chatham to Woolwich Arsenal

Drive  •  1h 17m

  1. Drive from Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY) 72.4 miles

Towncar  •  1h 17m

  1. Take a town car from Whitfield to London City Airport 72.4 miles
Whitfield → London City Airport (LCY)
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in United Kingdom

1m

Regional advice

Regional advice

Travel within United Kingdom

Nationwide control measures in place

COVID-19 help in United Kingdom

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 111

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within United Kingdom.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in London City Airport (LCY) is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in London City Airport (LCY) is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in London City Airport (LCY) is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Last updated: 29 Nov 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: UK Government.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 17m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY) is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 17m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY) station. However, there are services departing from Kearsney and arriving at London City Airport DLR Station via Dover Priory and Stratford International DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 8m.

More details

The distance between Whitfield and London City Airport (LCY) is 59 miles. The road distance is 72.4 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train which takes 2h 8m and costs £30 - £75.

More details

It takes approximately 2h 8m to get from Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

More details

Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, depart from Dover Priory station.

More details

The best way to get from Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which takes 2h 8m and costs £30 - £75. Alternatively, you can line 15 bus and bus and line 53 bus, which costs £12 - £20 and takes 3h 45m.

Mode details

Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY) train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at London City Airport DLR Station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY) is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1h 17m to drive from Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY).

Get driving directions

Map of how to get from Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY).
Launch map view
  • Distance: 58.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 8m

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

You can take a train from Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY) via Dover Priory, Stratford International, and Stratford International DLR Station in around 2h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Whitfield to London City Airport (LCY) via Canterbury, Bus Station, Canterbury, London New Cross Gate, New Cross Gate Station, Woolwich Arsenal Station, and Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station in around 3h 45m.

Train operators
South Eastern Trains Service
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £60
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£30 - £50
1st Class
£40 - £60
Train from Kearsney to Chatham
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £40
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£19 - £27
1st Class
£25 - £40
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford International DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16 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
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Chatham to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£11 - £14
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Temple Ewell, Templeside to Canterbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach South
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Canterbury to London New Cross Gate
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
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 New Cross Gate Station to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Whitfield to London City Airport
Estimated price
£30 - £120

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are 3414+ hotels available in London City Airport (LCY). Prices start at £75 per night.

More details