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There are 5 ways to get from Croydon to East Acton by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, subway  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Shepherds Bush
  3. Take the subway from Shepherd's Bush to East Acton station

£10 - £16

Cheapest option

Line 468 bus, line 148 bus  •  2h 14m

  1. Take the line 468 bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green 468
  2. Take the line 148 bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Shepherd's Bush 148

£2

3 alternative options

Train, line 260 bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Selhurst to Shepherds Bush
  2. Take the line 260 bus from Shepherd's Bush to East Acton, Foster Road 260 / ...

£7 - £12

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Croydon to East Acton 13.8 miles

£35 - £45

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Croydon to East Acton 13.8 miles

£2 - £4

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The cheapest way to get from Croydon to East Acton is to line 468 bus and line 148 bus which costs £2 and takes 2h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to East Acton is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Croydon to East Acton. However, there are services departing from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent and arriving at East Acton, Foster Road via Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green and Shepherd's Bush. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Croydon to East Acton station. However, there are services departing from East Croydon and arriving at East Acton station via Clapham Junction and Shepherd's Bush. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Croydon and East Acton is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Croydon to East Acton without a car is to train and subway which takes 36 min and costs £9 - £16.

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It takes approximately 36 min to get from Croydon to East Acton, including transfers.

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

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

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Croydon to East Acton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Shepherd's Bush station.

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  • Distance: 11.1 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Croydon, England and East Acton, England?

You can take a bus from Croydon to East Acton via Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green and Shepherd's Bush in around 2h 14m.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £8
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£4 - £7
Anytime 1st Class
£6 - £8
Train from Clapham Junction to Shepherds Bush
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£3 - £5
Anytime 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Selhurst to Shepherds Bush
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £10
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£5 - £8
Anytime 1st Class
£7 - £10
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Shepherds Bush
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
London Overground
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Shepherd's Bush to East Acton station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Shepherd's Bush to East Acton, Foster Road
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Shepherd's Bush
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Croydon to East Acton
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Croydon Local Taxis
Phone
+44 20 8681 3333
Croydon Cars MiniCab Taxi Service
Phone
+44 20 8686 4000
Website
croydoncar.co.uk
Cabhoo Minicabs Service
Phone
+44 20 8686 4545

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Croydon to East Acton train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at East Acton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Croydon to East Acton is 14 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Croydon to East Acton.

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There are 7016+ hotels available in East Acton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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