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Duration 1h 25m
Distance 57.9 miles
Average price £29
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Essex and Croydon takes 1h 25m and the fastest train takes 1h 19m. There is a train service every few hours from Essex to Croydon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train, subway

  1. White Notley
  2. Stratford station
  3. London Bridge
  4. Croydon
1h 19m
£23 - £38

Essex to Croydon train times

Trains run hourly between Essex and Croydon. The earliest departure is at 17:52 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Essex is at 22:08 which arrives into Croydon at 23:31. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 25m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Essex to Croydon. However, there are services departing from White Notley and arriving at East Croydon via Stratford station and London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 19m.

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The distance between Essex and Croydon is 43 miles. The road distance is 57.9 miles.

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Essex to Croydon train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from White Notley station.

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Essex to Croydon train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at East Croydon station.

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There are 30050+ hotels available in Croydon. Prices start at £75 per night.

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