There are 5 ways to get from Barking to East Croydon by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Tube, train Thameslink  •  55 min

  1. Take the Tube from Barking Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station District / ...
  2. Take the train from London Blackfriars to East Croydon

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 122 bus, line 197 bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 122 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sydenham Station Kirkdale 122
  2. Take the line 197 bus from Sydenham Station Kirkdale to East Croydon Rail Station 197

$3

3 alternative options

Tube, train via London Victoria  •  1 h

  1. Take the Tube from Barking Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station District / ...
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to East Croydon

$10 - $15

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to East Croydon 18.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Barking to East Croydon 18.5 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barking to East Croydon is to line 122 bus and line 197 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barking to East Croydon is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barking station to East Croydon station. However, there are services departing from Woolwich Arsenal Station and arriving at East Croydon Rail Station via Sydenham Station Kirkdale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Barking and East Croydon is 13 miles. The road distance is 18.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Barking to East Croydon without a car is to Tube and train which takes 55 min and costs £8 - £13.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Barking to East Croydon, including transfers.

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Barking to East Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Woolwich Arsenal Station.

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Barking to East Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at East Croydon Rail Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barking to East Croydon is 18 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Barking to East Croydon.

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There are 8150+ hotels available in East Croydon. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 13.4 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Barking, England and East Croydon, England?

You can take a bus from Barking to East Croydon via Sydenham Station Kirkdale in around 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Barking Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Barking Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sydenham Station Kirkdale
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sydenham Station Kirkdale to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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