There are 8 ways to get from Croydon to Piccadilly by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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 Virgin West Coast Trains  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

$118 - $194

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 56 min

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

$24 - $34

6 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Manchester Piccadilly

$105 - $147

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Croydon to Piccadilly 209.8 miles

$45 - $65

Train, Tube to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Bridge
  2. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to Baker Street Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN

$106 - $343

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN

$94 - $387

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN

$73 - $196

Train, Tube to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Bridge
  2. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to Baker Street Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  4. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly

$115 - $295

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

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Croydon to Piccadilly every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $110 - $180 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Croydon to Piccadilly hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Single
$90 - $130
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Single
$27 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $15
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to Baker Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Greater Anglia
South Western Railway
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Croydon and Piccadilly is 274 km. The road distance is 336 km.

The cheapest way to get from Croydon to Piccadilly is to bus which costs £18 - £25 and takes 5 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Croydon to Piccadilly is to train which takes 2 h 43 min and costs £85 - £150.

No, there is no direct train from Croydon to Piccadilly. However, there are services departing from East Croydon and arriving at Manchester Piccadilly via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 57 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Croydon to Piccadilly, including transfers.