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London City Airport car hire

Airport Code: LCY

London City Airport is located in the London Borough of Newham in East London and is the primary airport for the London financial district.  London City Airport is the fifth busiest airport serving the city after Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted and Luton, making it popular with business professionals traveling to London's financial district.  Reserve your London City Airport car rental to wait for your flight to arrive.

East London and the area surrounding the Burough of Newham contains many interesting attractions and things to do.  For travelers who have already seen the popular tourist attractions in the heart of London, and for those traveling on business with not a lot of time to spend in the city you can have a perfectly good time just in East London including attractive natural spaces, museums, galleries, live performances, shopping, and more.  Save on a cheap car hire from London City Airport and book in advance.

The car hire desks in London City Airport are located adjacent to the terminal building.  Their external location allows them to offer car rental services during extended hours beyond the terminla opening times.   

The following car hire providers have a service desk at London City Airport:

  • Alamo
  • Avis
  • Euorpcar
  • Hertz
  • National

Additional Airport Information

Airport Name: London City Airport

Airport Code: LCY

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7646 0088

Distance: London City Airport || 11 km/ 6.9 mi / 30 minutes by rental car from Downtown London

Address: Newham, London E16 2PX



Walthamstow High Street Market

London City car hire

For the most eclectic collection of goods at the best bargain prices in East London take your London car hire over to the Walthamstow High Street Market.  Hunt for souvenirs or fruit for tomorrow's breakfast, and enjoy a local atmosphere that can only come about away from the touristy areas of London.

Theatre Royal Stratford East

Offering a wide variety of stage performances as well as free entertainment in the bar, Theatre Royal Royal Stratford East is the best night out for travellers on the East side of London. Offering something for everyone, from performances of Cinderella to free spoken-word poetry, you can catch a show with a car rental from London City.

Epping Forest

Enjoy the largest public open space in the London area, stretching from Manor Park in East London to just north of Epping in Essex. Epping Forest offers a scenic open space for travellers to enjoy nature right in the City of London. It is an important wildlife habitat and offers volunteer opportunities as well as several events and activities throughout the season.  Open from dawn to dusk, entrance into the park is free.

Day Trips


Near to Cambridgeshire is the town of Grantchester by London car hire. There you can take afternoon tea with scones at The Orchard, and enjoy the large garden of Apple trees like many English favourites have such as Rupert Brooke, Virginia Woolf, and EM Forster.


North of East London is the city of Cambridgeshire, home to Cambridge university.  Here you can see bounds of green open spaces, Gothic architecture, and and several universities with interesting architecture, gardens, and much more.  Some universities in the area include King's College, Queen's College, Trinity College, St Johns College, Pembroke College and St Catharine's College.

Little and Great Gransden

See England as it once was in Little and Great Gransden with a car rental from London. This area is composed of tiny, ancient villages brimming with thatched cottages, horses, and peaceful village atmosphere. Little and Great Gransden are so old they're actually in the Magna Carta!


Ibis Hotel Stratford

1A Romford Rd, Stratford E15 4LJ  

☎ +44 208 5363700

Newham Hotel 

349-353 Romford Rd, Forest Gate, E7 8AA 

☎ +44 20 8534 8400

Airlines Providing Airport Services to London City Airport

  • Aer Arann
  • Blue Islands
  • British Airways
  • Cityjet
  • Lufthansa
  • Luxair
  • Skywork Airlines
  • Swiss Airlines
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