There are 6 ways to get from Caterham to Kensington (Olympia) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 7 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 Kensington (Olympia)

$10 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 407 bus, bus, line 9 bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 407 bus from Caterham Valley (Caterham Station) to West Croydon Bus Station 407
  2. Take the bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Temple, Lancaster Place X68
  3. Take the line 9 bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Kensington (Olympia) Station 9 / ...

$8

4 alternative options

Line 407 bus, line 49 bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 407 bus from Caterham Valley (Caterham Station) to Croydon, Fairfield Halls 407
  2. Take the line 49 bus from Clapham Junction Stn Falcon Road to Earls Court, Holland Road Kensington Olympia Station 49

$9 - $12

Train via East Croydon  •  2 h

  1. Take the train from Caterham to East Croydon
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to Kensington (Olympia)

$11 - $17

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Caterham to Kensington (Olympia) 18.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Caterham to Kensington (Olympia) 18.5 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Caterham to Kensington (Olympia) is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caterham to Kensington (Olympia) is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Caterham station to Kensington (Olympia) station. However, there are services departing from Caterham Valley (Caterham Station) and arriving at Kensington (Olympia) Station via West Croydon Bus Station and Covent Garden, Savoy Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Caterham to Kensington (Olympia). However, there are services departing from Caterham and arriving at Kensington (Olympia) via Purley and Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Caterham and Kensington (Olympia) is 16 miles. The road distance is 18.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Caterham to Kensington (Olympia) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £7 - £13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Caterham to Kensington (Olympia), including transfers.

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

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Caterham to Kensington (Olympia) train services, operated by Southern, depart from Caterham station.

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The best way to get from Caterham to Kensington (Olympia) is to train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £7 - £13. Alternatively, you can line 407 bus and line 49 bus, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Caterham to Kensington (Olympia).
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  • Distance: 15.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

What companies run services between Caterham, England and Kensington (Olympia), England?

You can take a train from Caterham to Kensington (Olympia) via Purley, Clapham Junction, and Kensington (Olympia) in around 1 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Caterham to Kensington (Olympia) via Croydon, Fairfield Halls, East Croydon, Clapham Junction, and Clapham Junction Stn Falcon Road in around 1 h 44 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 Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Caterham to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $3
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 Croydon, Fairfield Halls
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
abellio.co.uk
Bus from Caterham Valley (Caterham Station) to West Croydon Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
abellio.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Stn Falcon Road to Earls Court, Holland Road Kensington Olympia Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Temple, Lancaster Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Kensington (Olympia) Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Caterham to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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