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There are 4 ways to get from Croydon to Channel Tunnel by train, bus, car or car train

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

Recommended option

Train  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

37€ - 55€

Cheapest option

Line 75 bus, bus  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Lewisham Station 75
  2. Take the bus from London Lewisham to Dover National Express / ...

17€ - 22€

2 alternative options

Line 367 bus, train  •  3h 43m

  1. Take the line 367 bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Bromley South Station 367
  2. Take the train from Bromley South to Dover Priory

30€ - 42€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  2h 10m

  1. Drive from Croydon to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun

161€ - 167€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Croydon to Channel Tunnel is to line 75 bus and bus which costs £15 - £20 and takes 4h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to Channel Tunnel is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £142 - £147 and takes 2h 10m.

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The distance between Croydon and Channel Tunnel is 74 miles.

The best way to get from Croydon to Channel Tunnel without a car is to train which takes 2h 25m and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2h 25m to get from Croydon to Channel Tunnel, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Channel Tunnel is to train which takes 2h 25m and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can line 75 bus and bus, which costs £15 - £20 and takes 4h 11m.

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There are 274+ hotels available in Channel Tunnel. Prices start at 62€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Croydon to Channel Tunnel.
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  • Distance: 74.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 25m

What companies run services between Croydon, England and Channel Tunnel, France?

You can take a train from Croydon to Channel Tunnel via London St Pancras International LL, St Pancras International, and Dover Priory in around 2h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Croydon to Channel Tunnel via Lewisham Station, London Lewisham, and Dover in around 4h 11m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
30€ - 45€
Anytime Day Single
30€ - 45€
Train from Bromley South to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
28€ - 40€
Anytime Day Single
28€ - 40€
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
149€
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Bromley South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Lewisham Station
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
3€
Website
Transport for London
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Lewisham to Dover
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 20€
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National Express

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