London City Airport is in East London and it’s very near to the City which is the financial district of London. It provides services for 3.7 million passengers and has excellent rail, bus and road links. In it’s early days, it was mostly used by business passengers due to it proximity to the City, but as time passed, recreational passengers soon started taking advantage of it’s location as an alternative to other busier London airports such as Gatwick and Heathrow.
London City Airport Car Hire
By using the booking form below, you can get a free quote or book your car directly with any of the car hire suppliers that service this airport. It’s guaranteed that you’ll to get a car from one of the leading suppliers who provide London City Airport car hire services, you can choose from many of the suppliers including Avis, Enterprise, Europcar, Firefly, Hertz, InterRent, Sixt and many more.
Travel Distances From London City Airport
London City Airport to City of London Via A1203 – 7 miles
London City Airport to Wembley Via A406 and N Circular Rd/A406 – 27 miles
London City Airport to Olympia London Via A1203 – 13 miles
London City Airport to Romford Via A13 – 10 miles
London City Airport to Croydon Via A212 – 16 miles
London City Airport to Chelmsford Via A12 – 37 miles
London City Airport to Southend-on-Sea Via A13 – 36 miles
London City Airport to Colchester Via A12 – 62 miles
London City Airport to Cambridge Via M11 – 56 miles
London City Airport to Brighton Via M25 and A23 – 76 miles
London City Airport to Oxford Via M25 and M40 – 94 miles
London City Airport provides travellers with a good range of facilities whilst you’re making use of the airport.
Internet and Wi-Fi Access
You get free Wi-Fi access at the airport, you just need to register to be able to use it, you can pre-register for your Wi-Fi account on the airport site here There are also paid for internet stations in the departures lounge that supply high speed internet access.
Panopolis make many types of artisan breads from around the world on their premises, you’ll smell their bakery long before you see them. They make traditional Scandinavian arctic loaves, bagels, baguettes, ciabattas and pretzels all served fresh from the oven with many choices of great sandwich fillings. Pret A Manger also serve a variety of sandwiches, coffee, tea and iced drinks.
Rhubarb serve a nice selection of different breakfasts including the full English or breakfast pastries, through to main meals such as steak with Caesar salad and wedges, to Indian style Rogan Josh lamb curry. Also served are a nice selection of desserts, champagne, wine, coffee tea and soft drinks.
Caffe Nero is for the coffee lovers out there, they have a range of premium Italian coffee, likewise, Espressamente Illy is another Italian coffee house which will satisfy your caffeine craving.
The City Bar is somewhere to sit and relax with a drink or dine in style, they serve small plates and bowls such as caramelised crottin cheese, broad bean and asparagus salad, or how about the smoked salmon, potato and leek beignet with caviar creme fraiche, or from the grill you could have the grilled fillet of sea bass, salt cod brandade, baby artichokes, broad beans and a chive butter sauce. Also served are pasta dishes and salads.
WH Smith are present as always, and will supply all of your reading needs, with newspapers, magazines, travel guides and books, they also sell tobacco, soft drinks, sandwiches and snacks. Aelia Duty Free provide everything you might need for your trip or for taking back home to friend and relatives as a gift, they sell perfumes, jewellery, fashion accessories, tech goods, cosmetics, tobacco, beer, wine and spirits among many other things.
Links of London are present in the airport, so if you’re looking for fine piece of jewellery, you know where to shop. Boots are there as well so should you need any medications, sun creams, baby essentials or just to pick up a quick snack, they’re the place to go to.