There are 5 ways to get from East Croydon to Crystal Palace by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Penge West

$2 - $7

4 alternative options

Train via Crystal Palace  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from West Croydon to Crystal Palace

$2 - $3

Line 410 bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the line 410 bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Crystal Palace Station 410

$3

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Croydon to Crystal Palace 4.7 miles

$26 - $32

Walk  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Walk from East Croydon to Crystal Palace 3.9 miles

What companies run services between East Croydon, England and Crystal Palace, England?

Southern operates a train from East Croydon to Crystal Palace hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 10 min. Thameslink also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from East Croydon to Crystal Palace every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Penge West
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from West Croydon to Crystal Palace
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Penge West
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Crystal Palace Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from East Croydon to Crystal Palace
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
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

How far is it from East Croydon to Crystal Palace?

The distance between East Croydon and Crystal Palace is 5 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from East Croydon to Crystal Palace?

The cheapest way to get from East Croydon to Crystal Palace is to train which costs £1 - £3 and takes 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from East Croydon to Crystal Palace?

The quickest way to get from East Croydon to Crystal Palace is to train which takes 10 min and costs £1 - £5.

Is there a direct train between East Croydon and Crystal Palace?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at Penge West. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

Is there a direct bus between East Croydon and Crystal Palace?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station and arriving at Crystal Palace Station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

How long does it take to get from East Croydon to Crystal Palace?

The train from East Croydon to Penge West takes 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.