London City Airport Terminal

London City Airport opened in the 1980s and within the first year of operation, 15,000 people flew from the terminal! Today, this number has reached closer to 5 million, following years of investment and improvements.

| Today around 12 airlines operate from London City Airport |
| Reach your gate from the terminal entrance in 30 minutes |
| Boasts a Silent Departure Lounge policy so there are no tannoy or flight announcements |
| For this reason, be sure to check your flight status using our flight arrivals and departures tools |
| Designed with the business traveller in mind, enjoy benefits such as complimentary wifi, work and device charging stations and even a shoeshine service. |

bars & restaurants

Hungry? Well, go ahead and buy something from one of the many shops on-site. There are places like Costa, & Doughnut Time!

airport lounges

Start your trip the right way by booking into an airport lounge. Peace and quiet, alongside complimentary food and drink.

airport security

Find out more about hand luggage restrictions and take a look at the latest duty-free allowances at London City

special assistance

London City Airport are proud to offer a multitude of services for those that require special assistance, including lanyards for those with hidden disabilities

airport shopping

Explore the shops and restaurants London City Airport has to offer; a great way to kill time before a flight and treat yourself.

travelling with children

Need a few tips on how to manage the journey with young children in tow? Head to our dedicated page for help and tips galore.

London City Airport Check-In Times

It’s important to give you and anyone else you’re travelling with plenty of time to get checked-in, through security and to your flight. Some days everything runs smoothly but some days, queues at check-in and security can b really long! For this reason, we suggest giving yourself the below amount of time to get chcked in:
international flights
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London City Airport Terminal domestic flights

Wifi at London City Airport

The airport offers free wifi for the duration of your stay to passengers and can be used across all media devices.

Search for LCY Free wifi, open your browser and answer a few marketing questions. You’ll then be prompted to verify your email address and then you’ll be free to roam.

Access wifi for free at East Midlands Airport across all of your devices

London City Airport Terminal Facilities

The airport is fully accessible to disabled passengers and includes clear signage, mobility equipment, a lanyard scheme for those with a hidden disability and of course welcomes Assistance Dogs.

Babies and Children

Baby changing facilities can be found in both the male and female toilets. If you have some time to spare (and the kids have energy they need to burn), stop by the Play Area between Gate 5 & 6.

Cash Points and ATMs

You’ll find them located both before and after security

Lost property

Please call 020 7646 0088 respectivley.

Take a look at the first class loung available at LCY; the perfect way to start your trip!

You’ll find a small yet abundant selection of places to eat, whether it’s a sit down meal or a grab n go goodie!

You’ll find a small selection of trusted favourites to ensure you don’t travel without any forgotten essentials


Ample facilities are available both before and after security and in arrivals.

Hotels at London City Airport

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Should you need a place to stay before an early flight, or after a late one, there are a great range of hotels nearby to London City Airport.

Car Hire at London City Airport

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Plan on visiting London city soon?

Minimise your stress by hiring a car from London City and travelling the capital city in style.