There are 5 ways to get from Croydon to Kensington (Olympia) by train, bus, taxi or car

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 via Clapham Junction  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Kensington (Olympia)

$6 - $11

4 alternative options

Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Selhurst to Kensington (Olympia)

$6 - $10

Line 49 bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 49 bus from Clapham Junction Stn Falcon Road to Earls Court, Holland Road Kensington Olympia Station 49

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Croydon to Kensington (Olympia) 10.8 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Croydon to Kensington (Olympia) 10.8 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Croydon, England and Kensington (Olympia), England?

You can take a train from Croydon to Kensington (Olympia) via Clapham Junction and Kensington (Olympia) in around 31 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Croydon to Kensington (Olympia) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Selhurst to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$5 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Stn Falcon Road to Earls Court, Holland Road Kensington Olympia Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Croydon to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Croydon to Kensington (Olympia)?

The distance between Croydon and Kensington (Olympia) is 15 km. The road distance is 17 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Croydon to Kensington (Olympia)?

The cheapest way to get from Croydon to Kensington (Olympia) is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 22 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Croydon to Kensington (Olympia)?

The quickest way to get from Croydon to Kensington (Olympia) is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £40 - £50.

Is there a direct train between Croydon and Kensington (Olympia)?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Selhurst and arriving at Kensington (Olympia). Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

How long does it take to get from Croydon to Kensington (Olympia)?

It takes approximately 31 min to get from Croydon to Kensington (Olympia), including transfers.