London City Airport

EGLC · England, United Kingdom

About London City Airport

FIR London FIR
Region England
Country United Kingdom
Runways 9/27
Type Midsized airport
Coordinates (ARP) 51.5053, 0.05528   513019N 0000319E
Coordinates (Center) 51.50525, 0.05503   513019N 0000318E
Variation 0.9° E (2024)
Timezone London (+1 h)
Local time Apr 18, 2024 07:42


ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Length Width Surface Latitude Longitude
9 093° 092° 1,508 m 30 m Concrete 51.5049 0.0659
27 273° 272° 51.5056 0.0442

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The airport may be closed or require prior permission. True headings and the coordinates of runway ends may be an estimation. Magnetic headings are calculated from true headings using the WMM 2020 model.

London City Airport

London City Airport is a midsized airport in England, United Kingdom. The airport is located at latitude 51.50525 and longitude 0.05503. The airport has one runway: 9/27. The ICAO airport code of this field is EGLC. The airport's IATA code is LCY. Nearby other airfields are ACA, Tim, PNO, Vanguard Heliport and The Royal London Hospital Helipad.

London City Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is London.

London City Airport is in the timezone of Europe/London. Difference with UTC is +1 h. Today the sun rises at 05:56 and sets at 20:01. This applies to London City Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +1 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.

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Nearby airports

Airport ID Distance Direction
ACA GB-1181 2.3 km 349°
Vanguard Heliport GB-0342 5.8 km 253°
The Royal London Hospital Helipad GB-0343 8.0 km 280°
London Weather Centre EGRB 12 km 276°
Gerpins Farm Airstrip GB-0824 13 km 076°
Damyns Hall Aerodrome EGML 13 km 078°
London Heliport EGLW 17 km 256°
Metropolitan Police Air Support Unit GB-0527 17 km 351°
Stapleford Aerodrome EGSG 18 km 022°

Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
City LCY NDB 0.9 km 096°
Lambourne LAM VOR-DME 17 km 023°
Biggin BIG VOR-DME 19 km 184°
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