There are 5 ways to get from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Crystal Palace Station N3

$3

4 alternative options

Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Crystal Palace

$10 - $15

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace 8.7 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace 8.7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace 8.7 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square and arriving at Crystal Palace Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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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 46 min.

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The distance between Charing Cross and Crystal Palace is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace without a car is to bus which takes 44 min and costs £2.

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The bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Crystal Palace Station takes 44 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Charing Cross to Crystal Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square station.

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Charing Cross to Crystal Palace train services, operated by Southern, depart from London Bridge station.

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The best way to get from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace is to bus which takes 44 min and costs £2. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £7 - £12 and takes 46 min.

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Map of how to get from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace.
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  • Distance: 6.6 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

What companies run services between Charing Cross, England and Crystal Palace, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, Southern operates a train from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 28 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Crystal Palace Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$23 - $35
Access
$24 - $35
Assist
$24 - $35
UberX
$24 - $35
UberXL
$35 - $50
Exec
$45 - $65
Lux
$75 - $110
Taxi from Charing Cross to Crystal Palace
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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