There are 6 ways to get from Croydon to Barking by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Thameslink, Tube  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the Tube from Blackfriars Underground Station to Barking Underground Station District

$11 - $15

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Temple, Lancaster Place X68
  2. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych to Barking Town Centre N15

$6

4 alternative options

Train, Tube via London Victoria  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from West Croydon to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Barking Underground Station District

$10 - $15

Line 75 bus, train  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Lewisham Station 75
  2. Take the train from Lewisham DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station Dlr

$11 - $14

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Croydon to Barking 17.4 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Croydon to Barking 17.4 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Croydon to Barking is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to Barking is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 36 min.

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The distance between Croydon and Barking is 13 miles. The road distance is 17.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Croydon to Barking, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Croydon to Barking. However, there are services departing from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent and arriving at Barking Town Centre via Temple, Aldwych. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from Croydon to Barking.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between Croydon, England and Barking, England?

You can take a bus from Croydon to Barking via Temple, Lancaster Place and Temple, Aldwych in around 2 h 7 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Lewisham DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Lewisham Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Temple, Lancaster Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Aldwych to Barking Town Centre
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Croydon to Barking
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
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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