There are 8 ways to get from East Croydon to British Museum by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Farringdon

$8 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 197 bus, line 176 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 197 bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Dulwich Village, Dulwich Library 197
  2. Take the line 176 bus from Dulwich Village, Dulwich Library to Tottenham Court Road StnGreat Russell St 176

$3

6 alternative options

Train, line 38 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Victoria
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Victoria Bus Station to Holborn, Museum Street 38 / ...

$9 - $13

Night bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the night bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Holborn, Drury Lane N68

$3

Night bus via Temple, Lancaster Place  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the night bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Temple, Lancaster Place N68

$3

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Croydon to British Museum 12.3 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from East Croydon to British Museum 12.3 miles

$2 - $4

Rideshare  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Croydon to London 11.4 miles

$4

What companies run services between East Croydon, England and British Museum, England?

Thameslink operates a train from East Croydon to British Museum every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East Croydon to British Museum via Dulwich Village, Dulwich Library and Tottenham Court Road StnGreat Russell St in around 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Victoria Bus Station to Holborn, Museum Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Dulwich Village, Dulwich Library
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Dulwich Village, Dulwich Library to Tottenham Court Road StnGreat Russell St
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Holborn, Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Temple, Lancaster Place
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Croydon to London
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from East Croydon to British Museum
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between East Croydon and British Museum is 16 km. The road distance is 20 km.

The cheapest way to get from East Croydon to British Museum is to line 197 bus and line 176 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from East Croydon to British Museum is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs £45 - £55.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at Farringdon. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from East Croydon Rail Station and arriving at Holborn, Drury Lane. This bus operates Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

The train from East Croydon to Farringdon takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.