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Duration 41 min
Distance 15.1 miles
Average price £10
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Old Street and Purley takes 41 min and the fastest train takes 27 min. The train runs at least 4 times per hour from Old Street to Purley. 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 Bridge
  2. Purley
39 min
£7 - £15

Old Street to Purley train times

Trains run every 15 minutes between Old Street and Purley. The earliest departure is at 00:34 in the morning, and the last departure from Old Street is at 14:37 which arrives into Purley at 15:11. All services require a transfer at London Bridge Underground Station and take an average of 41 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Old Street station to Purley. However, there are services departing from Old Street station and arriving at Purley via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Old Street and Purley is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.1 miles.

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Old Street to Purley train services, operated by Southern, depart from London Bridge station.

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Old Street to Purley train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Purley station.

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There are 28981+ hotels available in Purley. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Old Street and Purley?

Southern operates a train from London Bridge to Purley every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £5 - £13 and the journey takes 24 min. Thameslink also services this route hourly.
Train operators
Southern
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £13
Thameslink
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Purley
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£7 - £9

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