There are 6 ways to get from Caterham to Ashtead by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Caterham to Purley
  2. Take the train from Purley to Clapham Junction
  3. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Ashtead

$16 - $25

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Line 407 bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 407 bus from Caterham Valley (Caterham Station) to Sutton Head Post Office 407

$5 - $8

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Line 407 bus, line 166 bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 407 bus from Caterham Valley (Caterham Station) to Purley Downlands Precinct 407
  2. Take the line 166 bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Epsom Hospital 166

$7

Line 407 bus, line 470 bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 407 bus from Caterham Valley (Caterham Station) to Sutton Head Post Office 407
  2. Take the line 470 bus from Sutton Station to Epsom, Clock Tower 470

$10

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Caterham to Ashtead 16.2 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Caterham to Ashtead 16.2 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Caterham to Ashtead is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caterham to Ashtead is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Caterham station to Ashtead. However, there are services departing from Caterham Valley (Caterham Station) and arriving at Ashtead, The Ashtead Hospital via Purley Downlands Precinct and Epsom Hospital. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Caterham to Ashtead. However, there are services departing from Caterham and arriving at Ashtead via Purley and Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Caterham and Ashtead is 10 miles. The road distance is 16.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Caterham to Ashtead without a car is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £12 - £20.

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It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to get from Caterham to Ashtead, including transfers.

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Caterham to Ashtead bus services, operated by Abellio London, arrive at Caterham Valley (Caterham Station).

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Caterham to Ashtead train services, operated by Southern, depart from Caterham station.

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The best way to get from Caterham to Ashtead is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £12 - £20. Alternatively, you can line 407 bus, which costs £3 - £7 and takes 1 h 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Caterham to Ashtead.
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  • Distance: 10.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 21 min

What companies run services between Caterham, England and Ashtead, England?

You can take a train from Caterham to Ashtead via Purley and Clapham Junction in around 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, Abellio London operates a bus from Caterham to Ashtead every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Caterham to Purley
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Purley to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Ashtead
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Abellio London
Phone
0207 788 8550
Email
customer.care@abellio.co.uk.
Website
abellio.co.uk
Bus from Caterham Valley (Caterham Station) to Sutton Head Post Office
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
abellio.co.uk
Bus from Caterham Valley (Caterham Station) to Purley Downlands Precinct
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
abellio.co.uk
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Epsom Hospital
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Quality Line
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Sutton Station to Epsom, Clock Tower
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Caterham to Ashtead
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Caterham to Ashtead bus services, operated by Arriva London South, arrive at Epsom Hospital station.

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Caterham to Ashtead train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Ashtead station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Caterham to Ashtead is 16 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Caterham to Ashtead.

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