Duration 25 min
Distance 12.6 miles
Average price £9
Frequency 6/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Croydon and Islington takes 25 min and the fastest train takes 22 min. The train runs at least 6 times per hour from Croydon to Islington. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. East Croydon
  2. Islington
27 min
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£6 - £8

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Want to know about travelling from Croydon to Islington? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at Farringdon. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between Croydon and Islington is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.6 miles.

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Croydon to Islington train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from East Croydon station.

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Croydon to Islington train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Farringdon station.

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What companies run services between Croydon and Islington?

Thameslink operates a train from Croydon to Islington every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 27 min. London Overground also services this route every 4 hours.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
27 min
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Ave. Duration
44 min
Every 4 hours

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