There are 4 ways to get from Canning Town station to Purley by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Tube, train  •  44 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Purley

$10 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 54 bus, line 289 bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 54 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Elmers End Interchange 54
  2. Take the line 289 bus from Elmers End Interchange to Purley 289

$6 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canning Town station to Purley 16.9 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Canning Town station to Purley 16.9 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Canning Town station to Purley is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canning Town station to Purley is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 36 min.

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The distance between Canning Town station and Purley is 13 miles. The road distance is 16.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Canning Town station to Purley without a car is to Tube and train which takes 44 min and costs £7 - £13.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Canning Town station to Purley, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canning Town station to Purley is 17 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Canning Town station to Purley.

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There are 7772+ hotels available in Purley. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Canning Town station to Purley.
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  • Distance: 13.4 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

What companies run services between Canning Town station, England and Purley, England?

You can take a bus from Canning Town station to Purley via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal Station, and Elmers End Interchange in around 2 h 32 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Elmers End Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elmers End Interchange to Purley
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Canning Town station to Purley
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
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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