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There are 5 ways to get from East Croydon to Charlton by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Upper Halliford

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Bus, line 216 bus

  1. Take the bus from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston
  2. Take the line 216 bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Ashford Common, Napier Road

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Tram, train

  1. Take the tram from East Croydon Tram Stop to Wimbledon Tram Stop
  2. Take the train from Wimbledon to Upper Halliford

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from East Croydon to Charlton

Drive

  1. Drive from East Croydon to Charlton
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The cheapest way to get from East Croydon to Charlton is to bus and line 216 bus which costs £4 and takes 1h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from East Croydon to Charlton is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Croydon station to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station and arriving at Ashford Common, Napier Road via Cromwell Road Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from East Croydon to Charlton. However, there are services departing from East Croydon and arriving at Upper Halliford via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 9m.

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The distance between East Croydon and Charlton is 15 miles. The road distance is 21 miles.

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The best way to get from East Croydon to Charlton without a car is to train which takes 1h 9m and costs £11 - £22.

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It takes approximately 1h 9m to get from East Croydon to Charlton, including transfers.

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East Croydon to Charlton bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station.

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East Croydon to Charlton train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Clapham Junction station.

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The best way to get from East Croydon to Charlton is to train which takes 1h 9m and costs £11 - £22. Alternatively, you can bus and line 216 bus, which costs £4 and takes 1h 43m.

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Map of how to get from East Croydon to Charlton.
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  • Distance: 15.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 9m

What companies run services between East Croydon, England and Charlton, Surrey, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Clapham Junction to Upper Halliford hourly. Tickets cost £7 - £14 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East Croydon to Charlton via Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston and Cromwell Road Bus Station in around 1h 43m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Upper Halliford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£7 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£12 - £14
Train from Wimbledon to Upper Halliford
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £12
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£5 - £7
Anytime Day 1st Class
£9 - £12
London Tramlink
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Tram from East Croydon Tram Stop to Wimbledon Tram Stop
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Tramlink
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Ashford Common, Napier Road
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from East Croydon to Charlton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
£110 - £140
Croydon Local Taxis
Phone
+44 20 8681 3333
Croydon Cars MiniCab Taxi Service
Phone
+44 20 8686 4000
Website
croydoncar.co.uk
Croydon Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3740 6094
Website
croydonairporttransfer.co.uk
Cabhoo Minicabs Service
Phone
+44 20 8686 4545

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East Croydon to Charlton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Ashford Common, Napier Road station.

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East Croydon to Charlton train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Upper Halliford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Croydon to Charlton is 21 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from East Croydon to Charlton.

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