London City airport (LCY)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


 Passenger Guide

London City Airport, opened on November 5, 1987, is one of the air terminals operating in the London metropolitan area and is used mainly by businessmen and executives, as it has quick access to the financial district. There are domestic and international flights to European locations.

Official Website:

Number of Terminals - 1 - Open Monday to Friday between 4:45 am and 10:00 pm, Saturday from 4:45 am to 1:00 pm and Sunday from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm.

Annual passenger traffic: 3 million passengers went through it in 2022.

Tel: +44 207 646 0000. Flight information: Tel +44 177 239 2023. - FACEBOOK

There is an information counter next to the terminal entrance.


The airport is located 10 km (6 miles) east of London.

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What services does London City airport (LCY) facilities include

The airport has ATMs, currency exchange bureaux (Monday to Friday from 5:00 am to 10:00 pm, Saturday from 5:00 am to 1:00 pm, Sunday from 10:30 am to 10:00 pm), post office box, internet kiosks and free Wi-Fi access. Meeting and conference facilities at various hotels in the vicinity and at the ExCeL conference centre.

Food and Drinks

Restaurants, bars and cafés are located just past the security checkpoint, while restaurants and a bakery are available in the public area.


Duty-free items in the boarding area, books, newspapers and magazines, sweets, drinks, accessories, cosmetics, electronics.


Lost property enquiries should be directed to Tel +44 207 646 0000 / 0088 or by completing the following online form.

Other Services

Baby changing facilities, first aid clinic, spa, children's play area, drinking fountains.

Accommodation near London City airport (LCY)

There are no hotels within the site, but numerous accommodations can be found in the surrounding area, including:

London City Airport Hotel (0.3 km/0.2 miles)
Courtyard by Marriott London City Airport (0.5 km/0.3 miles)
Holiday Inn Express London - ExCeL (0.7 km/0.4 miles)
Moxy London Excel (0.7 km/0.4 miles)
Hampton By Hilton London Docklands (0.7 km/0.4 miles)


  Booking accommodation

Car rental agencies

Car rental offices are located next to the terminal building.

  1. Avis (Tel +44 844 544 6030 - Monday and Friday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Tuesday to Thursday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm)
  2. Budget (Tel +44 344 544 4662 - Monday and Friday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Tuesday to Thursday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, weekends from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm)
  3. Europcar (Tel +44 371 384 3412 - Monday, Thursday and Friday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Tuesday and Wednesday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Saturday from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm)
  4. Hertz (Tel +44 207 476 9646 - Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm)

Parking services at London City airport (LCY)

There are two parking areas within the site, with security cameras and available 24 hours a day. Free motorbike and bicycle parking under the DLR viaduct. More information: Tel +44 344 332 1237. Prices

Pick-up Zone - For stays of up to 20 minutes, 2-5 min. from the terminal.
Main Stay Parking - For short and long stays, located 5-10 min. from the main building and connected by a covered walkway.

Facilities for passengers with special needs

Designated spaces are available in the car park for short stays, accessible transport systems, adapted toilets and lifts. Should you require special assistance, notify your airline of your needs at the time of booking. More information: Tel +44 207 646 0000.

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Latest updates: April 23, 2023