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Nearest Distances

Airport Codes:


Distances from LCY to:

London 14.2km
Reading 79.8km

Nearest Major Airports:

Heathrow Airport 40.9km
Stansted Airport 54.1km
Gatwick Airport 75.1km

Car Hire London

London City Airport Guide

As London City airport is the nearest airport to the centre of London it is an ideal arrival point, just 8 miles from the City of London and 22 minutes to Bank station on the Docklands Light Railway.  The actual City of London itself houses many tourist attractions including St Pauls Cathedral with it's famous whispering gallery, the Mansion House and the modern Barbican Centre.  For travel further afield why not take up your car hire London and explore the outer areas, maybe treating yourself in the Lakeside Shopping Centre or the new Westfield Stratford City, which is less than 5 miles away.

London City Airport Directions

London City Airport is situated in London's Docklands, outside the city's congestion charge area, on the A1101. The airport is accessible from the M25 via the A13.

London City Airport Parking

London City airport offers short and longer term parking, with the short stay parking adjacent to the terminal, payment may be made via the automatic machines in the terminal or by credit card at the car park barrier.

London City Airport Flight Information

The main airline using London City Airport is British Airways and flights operate by them and other European airlines to most major business centres in Europe.

Hotels Near London Airport

There are 2 hotels within 2km of London City airport, the Crowne Plaza London Docklands and the Holiday Inn Express London Royal Docks. There are also numerous hotels in the East London area within easy reach of the airport.

London Time Zone

London City airport is in the GMT time zone.

London Info

The first thing you will notice on arrival at London City airport are the fantastic views, either towards the Thames Estuary or upriver towards the City of London.  On entering the terminal you will find all you need for your car hire London City airport right next door. As you would expect from a business orientated airport, complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout the airport and also internet stations in the departure lounge. Plenty of cash machines are scattered around the terminal and there is a good selection of eating establishments both before and after security.

London City Airport Trivia:

  • London City is London's newest airport.
  • The airport runway stretches out into the River Thames.
  • London City is the UK's leading business airport.
  • London City is the only airport actually in London.
  • The airport is less than 5 miles from the London 2012 Olympic site.
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