• Our partners include:

  • National Express
  • RailEurope
  • ThamesLink
  • Virgin Trains
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber

There are 4 ways to get from Croydon to Tower of London 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  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Bridge

$3 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 468 bus, line 42 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 468 bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green 468
  2. Take the line 42 bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Tower Gateway 42

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Croydon to Tower of London 11 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Croydon to Tower of London 11 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Croydon to Tower of London is to line 468 bus and line 42 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 23 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Croydon to Tower of London is to train which costs £2 - £8 and takes 14 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Croydon to Tower of London. However, there are services departing from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent and arriving at Tower Gateway via Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

More details

The distance between Croydon and Tower of London is 9 miles. The road distance is 11 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Croydon to Tower of London without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs £2 - £8.

More details

The train from East Croydon to London Bridge takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

More details

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

More details

Croydon to Tower of London train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from East Croydon station.

More details

The best way to get from Croydon to Tower of London is to train which takes 14 min and costs £2 - £8. Alternatively, you can line 468 bus and line 42 bus, which costs £2 and takes 1 h 23 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Croydon to Tower of London.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from Croydon to Tower of London every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 14 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Croydon to Tower of London via Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green in around 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
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
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Croydon to Shadwell
Ave. Duration
32 min
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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Tower Gateway
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Croydon to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Croydon to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Tower Gateway station.

More details

Croydon to Tower of London train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at London Bridge station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Croydon to Tower of London is 11 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Croydon to Tower of London.

Get driving directions

Book your Croydon to Tower of London train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are 8749+ hotels available in Tower of London. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

More details