There are 6 ways to get from Chelsea to Sydenham by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Train  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Penge East

$4 - $11

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Bus, line 450 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Pimlico, Royal Hospital Chelsea to Crystal Palace Parade N137
  2. Take the line 450 bus from Crystal Palace Parade to Sydenham, Newlands Park 202 / ...

$3

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Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelsea to Sydenham 8.2 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Chelsea to Sydenham 8.2 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chelsea to Sydenham 8.2 miles

$22 - $30

Walk  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Walk from Chelsea to Sydenham 8.1 miles

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelsea to Sydenham. However, there are services departing from Pimlico, Royal Hospital Chelsea and arriving at Sydenham, Newlands Park via Crystal Palace Parade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Victoria and arriving at Penge East. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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The distance between Chelsea and Sydenham is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelsea to Sydenham without a car is to train which takes 16 min and costs .

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The train from London Victoria to Penge East takes 16 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Chelsea to Sydenham bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Pimlico, Royal Hospital Chelsea station.

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Chelsea to Sydenham train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from London Victoria station.

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The best way to get from Chelsea to Sydenham is to train which takes 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 450 bus, which costs and takes 50 min.

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Chelsea to Sydenham bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Sydenham, Newlands Park station.

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Chelsea to Sydenham train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Penge East station.

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Map of how to get from Chelsea to Sydenham.
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  • Distance: 6.6 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Chelsea, England and Sydenham, Greater London, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Chelsea to Sydenham every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 16 min. Southern also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelsea to Sydenham via Crystal Palace Parade in around 50 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Pimlico, Royal Hospital Chelsea to Crystal Palace Parade
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Crystal Palace Parade to Sydenham, Newlands Park
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chelsea to Sydenham
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $30
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uber.com
Pool
$22 - $30
Access
$23 - $35
Assist
$23 - $35
UberX
$23 - $35
UberXL
$30 - $45
Exec
$45 - $60
Lux
$70 - $100
Taxi from Chelsea to Sydenham
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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Yes, the driving distance between Chelsea to Sydenham is 8 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Chelsea to Sydenham.

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