There are 6 ways to get from East Croydon to Eltham by train, bus, tram, taxi or car

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Train  •  42 min

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

$13 - $21

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Line 119 bus, line 314 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 119 bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Bromley South Station 119
  2. Take the line 314 bus from Bromley South Station to Eltham High Street Passey Place 162 / ...

$3

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Line 466 bus, line 314 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 466 bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Addington Village Interchange 466
  2. Take the line 314 bus from Addington Village Interchange to Eltham High Street Passey Place 314

$5

Tram, line 162 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the tram from East Croydon Tram Stop to Beckenham Junction Tram Stop Tram
  2. Take the line 162 bus from Beckenham Junction Station to Eltham High Street Passey Place 162

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Croydon to Eltham 11.1 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from East Croydon to Eltham 11.1 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from East Croydon to Eltham is to line 119 bus and line 314 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Croydon to Eltham is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Croydon station to Eltham. However, there are services departing from East Croydon Rail Station and arriving at Eltham High Street Passey Place via Bromley South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from East Croydon to Eltham. However, there are services departing from East Croydon and arriving at Eltham via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between East Croydon and Eltham is 8 miles. The road distance is 11.1 miles.

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The best way to get from East Croydon to Eltham without a car is to train which takes 42 min and costs £10 - £16.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from East Croydon to Eltham, including transfers.

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East Croydon to Eltham bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at East Croydon Rail Station.

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East Croydon to Eltham train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from East Croydon station.

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The best way to get from East Croydon to Eltham is to train which takes 42 min and costs £10 - £16. Alternatively, you can line 119 bus and line 314 bus, which costs £2 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from East Croydon to Eltham.
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  • Distance: 8.2 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between East Croydon, England and Eltham, England?

You can take a train from East Croydon to Eltham via London Bridge in around 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East Croydon to Eltham via Bromley South Station in around 1 h 15 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
Southeastern
London Tramlink
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Tram from East Croydon Tram Stop to Beckenham Junction Tram Stop
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Bromley South Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bromley South Station to Eltham High Street Passey Place
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Addington Village Interchange to Eltham High Street Passey Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Beckenham Junction Station to Eltham High Street Passey Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from East Croydon Rail Station to Addington Village Interchange
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from East Croydon to Eltham
Ave. Duration
22 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

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East Croydon to Eltham bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Eltham High Street Passey Place station.

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East Croydon to Eltham train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Eltham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Croydon to Eltham is 11 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from East Croydon to Eltham.

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