There are 6 ways to get from Croydon to Lewisham by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train Southern  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Norwood Junction to New Cross Gate

$2 - $5

5 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Lewisham

$12 - $19

Line 75 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Ladywell, Lewisham Hospital 75

$3

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Croydon to Lewisham 7.7 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Croydon to Lewisham 7.7 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Walk from Croydon to Lewisham 7.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Croydon to Lewisham is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to Lewisham is to train which costs £1 - £4 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent and arriving at Ladywell, Lewisham Hospital. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Norwood Junction and arriving at New Cross Gate. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Croydon and Lewisham is 7 miles. The road distance is 7.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Lewisham without a car is to train which takes 17 min and costs £1 - £4.

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The train from Norwood Junction to New Cross Gate takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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Croydon to Lewisham train services, operated by Southern, depart from Norwood Junction station.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Lewisham is to train which takes 17 min and costs £1 - £4. Alternatively, you can line 75 bus, which costs £2 and takes 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Croydon to Lewisham.
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  • Distance: 6.7 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

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

Southern operates a train from Croydon to Lewisham hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 17 min. London Overground also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Croydon to Lewisham every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Norwood Junction to New Cross Gate
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Norwood Junction to New Cross Gate
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Ladywell, Lewisham Hospital
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Croydon to Lewisham
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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