There are 7 ways to get from Croydon to Guildford by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from West Croydon to Guildford

$15 - $23

Cheapest option

Line 166 bus, bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 166 bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Epsom Hospital 166
  2. Take the bus from Epsom Hospital to Guildford, Library (Ward Street) 479

$10

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Train South Western Railway  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Guildford

$16 - $24

Tram, train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the tram from Croydon, Church Street Tram Stop to Wimbledon Tram Stop Tram
  2. Take the train from Wimbledon to Guildford

$14 - $22

Line 405 bus, bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 405 bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Redhill Bus Station 405
  2. Take the bus from Redhill Bus Station to Guildford, Millbrook 32

$16 - $19

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Croydon to Guildford 28.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Croydon to Guildford 28.4 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Croydon to Guildford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to Guildford is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Croydon station to Guildford. However, there are services departing from West Croydon Bus Station and arriving at Guildford, Library (Ward Street) via Epsom Hospital. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from West Croydon and arriving at Guildford. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Croydon and Guildford is 23 miles. The road distance is 28.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Guildford without a car is to train which takes 58 min and costs £11 - £17.

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The train from West Croydon to Guildford takes 58 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Croydon to Guildford bus services, operated by Arriva London South, arrive at West Croydon Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Croydon to Guildford.
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  • Distance: 23 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

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

Southern operates a train from Croydon to Guildford twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $23 and the journey takes 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Croydon to Guildford via Epsom Hospital in around 2 h 39 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from West Croydon to Guildford
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Guildford
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Wimbledon to Guildford
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Tramlink
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Tram from Croydon, Church Street Tram Stop to Wimbledon Tram Stop
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Epsom Hospital
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Buses Excetera
Phone
01737 642225
Email
info@busesetc.com
Website
busesetc.com
Bus from Epsom Hospital to Guildford, Library (Ward Street)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
busesetc.com
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Epsom, Westlands Court to Guildford, Library (Ward Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Redhill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
Compass Travel
Phone
01903 690025
Email
office@compass-travel.co.uk
Website
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from Redhill Bus Station to Guildford, Millbrook
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
compass-travel.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Croydon to Guildford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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