There are 4 ways to get from Canterbury to East Croydon by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to East Croydon

$42 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus, line 122 bus, line 197 bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) to Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue 022 / ...
  2. Take the line 122 bus from Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Sydenham Station Kirkdale 122
  3. Take the line 197 bus from Sydenham Station Kirkdale to East Croydon Rail Station 197

$12 - $15

2 alternative options

Train, line 119 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury East to Bromley South
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Bromley South Station to East Croydon Rail Station 119

$29 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to East Croydon 62.4 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to East Croydon is to bus and line 122 bus and line 197 bus which costs £8 - £12 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to East Croydon is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and East Croydon is 51 miles. The road distance is 62.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Canterbury to East Croydon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury station to East Croydon station. However, there are services departing from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) and arriving at East Croydon Rail Station via Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue and Sydenham Station Kirkdale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to East Croydon. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at East Croydon via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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

You can take a train from Canterbury to East Croydon via St Pancras International and London St Pancras International LL in around 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canterbury to East Croydon via Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue and Sydenham Station Kirkdale in around 2 h 23 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Canterbury East to Bromley South
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bromley South Station to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Sydenham Station Kirkdale
Ave. Duration
39 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
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) to Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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