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London City Transport - Rail, Coach and Bus

London City airport is easily accessible from nearby London and the south east, and all over the UK by both private and public transport. Explore the options below to find out which method of getting to London City is best for you.

You can often make big savings when you research which method of travel you would like to use and book your tickets online. Transport providers will cut prices to those who book early, so it is definetly worth sorting out all transport to and from London City Airport in advance and saves a lot of hassle too!


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London City by Car

Travelling to London City by car is a great option for most people. If you have your own car there are plenty of cheap airport parking options to choose from. If you have an early morning flight or would rather be closer to the airport the day before your flight the most hassle free option is to book an airport hotel.

This is a reasonably priced option and saves you the hassle of having to get up at the crack of dawn to travel for an early flight! Airport Hotel Shop offers great overnight hotel and long or short stay parking packages to save you money!

London City Maps & Directions

London City Airport is easily accessible by car from the M25 motorway and so to and from the whole country.

You can find out much more about directions, and view interactive transportation and terminal maps by visiting our London City Maps & Directions page.


London City Airport by Taxi

Taxis are a great, hassle-free and convenient way to get to the airport. There are over 500 taxi companies serving London City airport and the surrounding areas, many of which specialise in airport taxis and can offer great rates.

Find cheap airport taxis near you by checking out our London City airport Taxi Listings.

The listings include contact details and a description of each company's services to help you book a taxi to suit your needs.




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London City Airport by Coach

London City Airport by Coach

National Express operates a large number of national coach services into various London destinations.

Although National Express don't go to London City Airport, they do stop at a number of destinations which are close to the airport. These include Canary Wharf and Bank which are only a short journey from the airport, easily accessible by DLR.

Alternatively you could book a taxi for the short distance between National Express stops in London and London City Airport.

It is worth booking in advance as National Express have removed the booking fee when purchasing your tickets online.

London City Airport by Train

The city of London is easily accessible from all over the UK, due to its large number of stations. London stations offer services to most major UK destinations, and a large number of intermediate stations.

From the London railway stations, the airport is easily accessible by the London underground. The nearest underground station to the airport is Canning Town. Canning Town is on the Jubilee line, and DLR services are available between the airport and this station.

Train times, cheapest fare finders and discounts on UK attractions can be found from thetrainline.com. Booking in advance can save you up to 43% as opposed to booking at the train station, so it's worth getting your tickets sorted online today!

A detailed underground map can be found on the London transport website.


London City Airport by Bus

Buses number 473 and 474 serve various parts of Woolwich and Silvertown from the airport terminal.

London Buses