There are 4 ways to get from East Croydon to Old Kent Rd Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to New Cross Gate

$4 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 197 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 197 bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Peckham Bus Station 197

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Croydon to Old Kent Rd Station 10.9 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from East Croydon to Old Kent Rd Station 10.9 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between East Croydon, England and Old Kent Rd Station, England?

Southern operates a train from East Croydon to Old Kent Rd Station hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 13 min. Thameslink also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from East Croydon to Old Kent Rd Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 57 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Peckham Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from East Croydon to Old Kent Rd Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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 Old Kent Rd Station is 12 km. The road distance is 18 km.

The cheapest way to get from East Croydon to Old Kent Rd Station is to line 197 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from East Croydon to Old Kent Rd Station is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs £40 - £50.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at New Cross Gate. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station and arriving at Peckham Bus Station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

The train from East Croydon to New Cross Gate takes 13 min including transfers and departs hourly.