There are 7 ways to get from East Croydon to Russell Square by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Recommended option

Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London St Pancras International LL

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Russell Square X68

$3

5 alternative options

Train, line 38 bus  •  48 min

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

$9 - $12

Night bus  •  54 min

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

$3

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Croydon to Russell Square 12.4 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from East Croydon to Russell Square 12.4 miles

$2 - $4

Rideshare  •  52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Croydon to London 11.4 miles

$4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Croydon to Russell Square is to bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Croydon to Russell Square is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from West Croydon Bus Station station and arriving at Russell Square. Services depart hourly, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at London St Pancras International LL. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between East Croydon and Russell Square is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.4 miles.

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The best way to get from East Croydon to Russell Square without a car is to train which takes 30 min and costs £6 - £9.

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The train from East Croydon to London St Pancras International LL takes 30 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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East Croydon to Russell Square bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at West Croydon Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from East Croydon to Russell Square is to train which takes 30 min and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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Map of how to get from East Croydon to Russell Square.
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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between East Croydon, England and Russell Square, England?

Thameslink operates a train from East Croydon to Russell Square every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from East Croydon to Russell Square hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Victoria Bus Station to Holborn, Bloomsbury Square
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
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 Russell Square
Ave. Duration
28 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

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