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

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Train  •  17m

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Victoria

$3 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 468 bus  •  48m

  1. Take the line 468 bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green 468

$3

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  40m

  1. Take the rideshare from Croydon to London 11.4 miles

$4

Taxi  •  22m

  1. Take a taxi from Croydon to London 10.3 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  22m

  1. Drive from Croydon to London 10.3 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  3h 15m

  1. Walk from Croydon to London 10.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Croydon to London is to line 468 bus which costs £2 and takes 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to London is to train which costs £2 - £8 and takes 17m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent and arriving at Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at London Victoria. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17m.

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The distance between Croydon and London is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Croydon to London without a car is to train which takes 17m and costs £2 - £8.

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The train from East Croydon to London Victoria takes 17m including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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

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

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The best way to get from Croydon to London is to train which takes 17m and costs £2 - £8. Alternatively, you can line 468 bus, which costs £2 and takes 48m.

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Map of how to get from Croydon to London.
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  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 17m

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

Southern operates a train from Croydon to London every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 17m. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Croydon to London every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 48m.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Croydon to Canada Water
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$4 - $7
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Selhurst to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Croydon to London
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
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blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Croydon to London
Ave. Duration
22m
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com

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Croydon to London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green station.

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Croydon to London train services, operated by Southern, arrive at London Victoria station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Croydon to London is 10 miles. It takes approximately 22m to drive from Croydon to London.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Croydon and London. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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