There are 5 ways to get from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar
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What companies run services between Charing Cross, England and Crystal Palace, England?
Southern operates a train from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 44 min.
Train from London Bridge to Crystal Palace
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Crystal Palace Station
- Ave. Duration
- 44 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- Schedules at
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Charing Cross and Crystal Palace is 11 km. The road distance is 14 km.
The cheapest way to get from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 22 min.
The quickest way to get from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £30 - £40.
No, there is no direct train from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace. However, there are services departing from London Charing Cross and arriving at Crystal Palace via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square and arriving at Crystal Palace Station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 44 min.
It takes approximately 43 min to get from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace, including transfers.