London's City Airport is 9 miles east of Central London's Bank Station. The Docklands Light Railway (DLR) serves London City Airport with a 20 mimute trip for 4.30 Pounds.
London Fast Trains
London Commuter Rail
Commuter rail is extensive in the suburbs of London and can allow a quick trip into the city from Gatwick and other airports. Service tends to be more frequent during the work week and less frequent on Sunday. Service can be slightly more costly during the commute.
London is surrounded by suburban towns that offer rail and bus service. Many of these suburban towns offer several options for transportation from the suburbs to the city of London: fast commuter trains, slower trains, Underground, (tube) and bus. Train prices vary depending on the type of train, express or local.
The City of London offers underground transportation (Tube) and surface transportation in the form of red, double-decker buses.
It is less costly to buy a day pass if you will use bus and train to get around for the day.
Save Your Ticket
Save the ticket as you will need it to exit the station Buy tickets at the stations or at automated kiosks throughout the city.
Airport Transfer To London, Cost
Express trains serve London from the airports to various stations. (Except London City Airport) From these stations in the city, much of London is served by underground (tube) and surface (double decker bus) transportation.
Commuter rail includes conventional, surface trains and underground. (tube)
The Express trains are the most expensive option with tube and bus being the least expensive.
Much of London is served by express trains, tube, and bus, all running along parallel routes.
London's Stansted offers the conventional express train and the bus, These serve to the center of London at Liverpool Street Station (Express train) and Victoria and Liverpool Station with bus service. Prices vary greatly. Bus or tube is the least expensive option for travel from Stansted, Gatwick, or Heathrow Airports to London.
Taxis make the trip from Stansted, Gatwick, or Heathrow Airports to Central London
for 60 to 100 Pounds
Transportation In London
London City Airport, Transportation to London, England
Transportation London City Airport, DLR Trains and Taxis,
Softseattravel-Europe/London City Airport
London City Airport is close to London and therefore lacks the extensive transportation options found in the other London area airports. London offers many options for transportation to the three other airports.
Click for fares and schedule to London from Stansted, Gatwick, Heathrow, and London City
Light Rail transportation from London City Airport reaches the City of London at Bank Station where you find many train and underground stations that serve and connect the many districts of London.
The DLR, Docklands Light Railway serves to Canning town, Limehouse, Bank and other stations.
Reach Westminster from Bank by underground , (Circle Line) where you you can walk to Trafalgar Square, Buckingham Palace, the Changing of the Guards, Westminster Abbey and Cathedral, The House of Parliament. and the National Gallery of Art.
Although England is part of the European Union, the Pound, £, (GBP) is still the currency used in England.
The exchange rate has remained steady since 2009 at around $1.60 USD for each Pound.
From London City Airport connect to the St. Pancras International Train to Paris via the Northern line (tube) to St Pancras Station
London bus service is plentiful in the city. Buy an all- day ticket and save.
Docklands Light Railway Service
train leaves London City Airport for the twenty minute trip to London's Bank Station with stops at Canning Town, Westferry, Limehouse, and Tower Hill among other tube stations. Bank Station is north of the River Thames at the area of London Bridge. This is east of Westminster Abbey and Trafalgar Square. The cost from the London City Airport is 4.30 pounds.
Taxis serve to London City Central from the airpoort for around 30 Pounds.
tel. 020 7646 0088 Web www.londoncityairport
See Rail Europe below for train schedules and price details in London.
Find good rail and bus service to much of Londan and England from many stations that interconnect.. Destinations and bus numbers are listed on large lighted display panels in the bus and train stations. Information booths are also available and staffed by helpful attendants.
The bus service is called National Express