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

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Train  •  2h 3m

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham

£23 - £49

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Bus  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Grantham National Express

£23 - £31

2 alternative options

Train via Stevenage  •  2h 9m

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Stevenage
  2. Take the train from Stevenage to Grantham

£29 - £54

Drive  •  2h 25m

  1. Drive from Croydon to Grantham 121.4 miles

£20 - £29

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The cheapest way to get from Croydon to Grantham is to drive which costs £20 - £29 and takes 2h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to Grantham is to train which costs £23 - £50 and takes 2h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Croydon to Grantham. However, there are services departing from East Croydon and arriving at Grantham via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 3m.

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The distance between Croydon and Grantham is 109 miles. The road distance is 121.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Grantham without a car is to train which takes 2h 3m and costs £23 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2h 3m to get from Croydon to Grantham, including transfers.

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Croydon to Grantham train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from East Croydon station.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Grantham is to train which takes 2h 3m and costs £23 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £22 - £35 and takes 4h 53m.

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Croydon to Grantham train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Grantham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Croydon to Grantham is 121 miles. It takes approximately 2h 25m to drive from Croydon to Grantham.

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Map of how to get from Croydon to Grantham.
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  • Distance: 108.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 3m

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

You can take a train from Croydon to Grantham via London St Pancras International LL and London Kings Cross in around 2h 3m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Croydon to Grantham once daily. Tickets cost £18 - £24 and the journey takes 3h 30m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £26
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£17 - £26
1st Class
£30 - £50
Train from Stevenage to Grantham
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £22
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£14 - £22
1st Class
£26 - £40
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£29 - £40
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£29 - £40
Super Off-Peak Single
£40 - £55
Off-Peak Single
£45 - £55
Anytime Single
£50 - £65
Train from Stevenage to Grantham
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£17 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £35
Super Off-Peak Single
£30 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£35 - £40
Anytime Single
£40 - £50
Bus operators
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 Victoria Coach Station to Grantham
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£18 - £24
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