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Duration 29 min
Distance 11.7 miles
Average price £9
Frequency 7/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London Kings Cross Station and Croydon takes 29 min and the fastest train takes 27 min. The train runs at least 7 times per hour from London Kings Cross Station 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

  1. London St Pancras International LL
  2. Croydon
34 min
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£7 - £9

London Kings Cross Station to Croydon train times

Trains run every 10 minutes between London Kings Cross Station and Croydon. The earliest departure is at 07:30 in the morning, and the last departure from London Kings Cross Station is at 12:50 which arrives into Croydon at 13:18. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 29 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International LL and arriving at East Croydon. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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The distance between London Kings Cross Station and Croydon is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.7 miles.

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London Kings Cross Station to Croydon train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from London St Pancras International LL station.

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London Kings Cross Station to Croydon train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at East Croydon station.

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There are 30165+ hotels available in Croydon. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London Kings Cross Station and Croydon?

Thameslink operates a train from London St Pancras International LL to East Croydon every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £7 - £9 and the journey takes 28 min.
Train operators
Thameslink
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£7 - £9

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