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There are 5 ways to get from Croydon to Buckingham Palace by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Victoria

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Croydon to London 11.4 miles

$4

3 alternative options

Line 468 bus, line 2 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 468 bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to West Norwood, St Julian's Farm Road 468
  2. Take the line 2 bus from West Norwood Bus Garage to Belgravia, Wilton Street 2 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Croydon to Buckingham Palace 10.2 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Croydon to Buckingham Palace 10.2 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Croydon to Buckingham Palace is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to Buckingham Palace is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Croydon to Buckingham Palace. However, there are services departing from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent and arriving at Belgravia, Wilton Street via West Norwood Bus Garage. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at London Victoria. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Croydon and Buckingham Palace is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Buckingham Palace without a car is to train which takes 30 min and costs £4 - £7.

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The train from East Croydon to London Victoria takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Croydon to Buckingham Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent station.

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Croydon to Buckingham Palace train services, operated by Southern, depart from East Croydon station.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Buckingham Palace is to train which takes 30 min and costs £4 - £7. Alternatively, you can line 468 bus and line 2 bus, which costs £5 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Croydon to Buckingham Palace.
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  • Distance: 8.4 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Croydon, England and Buckingham Palace, England?

Southern operates a train from Croydon to Buckingham Palace every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Croydon to Buckingham Palace via West Norwood, St Julian's Farm Road, West Norwood Bus Garage, and Belgravia, Wilton Street in around 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to West Norwood, St Julian's Farm Road
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from West Norwood Bus Garage to Belgravia, Wilton Street
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Croydon to London
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
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blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Croydon to Buckingham Palace
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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Croydon to Buckingham Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Belgravia, Wilton Street station.

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Croydon to Buckingham Palace train services, operated by Southern, arrive at London Victoria station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Croydon to Buckingham Palace is 10 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Croydon to Buckingham Palace.

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There are 9279+ hotels available in Buckingham Palace. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Croydon and Buckingham Palace. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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