London City airport

London City airport information

London City airport (LCY) is the smallest and most central of the capital’s airports, lying just 6 miles (10 km) east of central London.

It predominantly caters for jet-set business-types and their private planes, but now offers over twenty holiday destinations.

Contact details: Tel 0207 646 0088, or visit

Getting to London City airport

Docklands Light Railway: The Docklands Light Railway (DLR) is a driverless train which runs every ten minutes between 5.30AM and 12.30AM (7AM–11.30PM on Sundays). The journey to Canary Wharf lasts around 15 minutes, and the journey into Bank a little longer – 22 minutes. Telephone 0207 363 9700, or visit for details.

Taxi-cab: A taxi to London takes about 25-45 minutes, and will cost £30–£40.

Airport location map

Left luggage

For more information on London City Airport’s left luggage facilities, try ringing 0207 646 0088.

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