Traveler’s Guide to London City Airport
Situated on the former docklands site in the London Borough of Newham, London City Airport (LCY) is one of the most advanced airports of the region. London City Airport allows fixed aircrafts to conduct its operations from here. These aircrafts include fixed-wing aircraft, multi-engine and special aircrafts with the aircrew certification to fly 5.5°. Airlines that offer flights to and from this airport include Air France operated by CityJet , Air France operated by Suckling Airways for CityJet, Alitalia operated by Alitalia CityLiner, British Airways operated by British Airways Limited and many others. These airlines cover prominent destinations that include Amsterdam, Florence, Paris, Dublin, Milan, New York, Edinburgh, Venice, Nice, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Luxembourg, Malaga, Palma de Mallorca and more. In 2012, London City Airport served record 3 million passengers, it's a 0.8 % increase from 2011.
London City Airport Transfers
You can avail the services of London Bus services 473 and 474 at the airport. These buses run to local east London destinations.
Numerous car rental agencies offer its services at London City Airport. Some of the popular ones are Hertz Rent A Car, Budget Car Hire, Logan Car Hire and many others.
London City Airport Amenities
Offering a wide range of cafeterias and restaurants, you will surely get spoilt for choices here. For handmade natural food Pret A Manager is the best option and for premium quality breads, do visit the Panopolis.
Buy newspapers, books and magazines from WHSmith and for duty free goods you can opt for Aelia Duty Free Shop.
With free Wi-fi you can check mails or can do video-conferencing on Skype.
London City Airport Parking
Terminal and Mainstay parking are two types of parking available at London City Airport. In terminal parking 12-24 hours is charged as £45.00 whereas in Mainstay parking 8-24 hours is charged for £40.00.