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There are 4 ways to get from East Finchley to Charlton by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the subway from East Finchley station to Waterloo station Northern
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Shepperton

£12 - £22

Cheapest option

Bus, line 235 bus  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the bus from East Finchley, High Road East Finchley to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square N20
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Hounslow, Bell Corner Hounslow Civic Centre N9
  3. Take the line 235 bus from Hounslow, The Bell to Sunbury, St Ignatius Church 235

£4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Finchley to Charlton 21.8 miles

£55 - £65

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from East Finchley to Charlton 21.8 miles

£3 - £5

East Finchley to Charlton by subway and train

The journey time between East Finchley and Charlton is around 1h 28m and covers a distance of around 27 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 14m. Operated by London Underground (Tube) and South Western Railway, the East Finchley to Charlton service departs from East Finchley station and arrives in Shepperton. Typically 267 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 28m
Fastest journey time:
1h 14m
Services per week:
267
Cheapest price:
£12
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:07
Last service departs at:
23:39

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

East Finchley to Charlton subway and train schedules

East Finchley → Charlton
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The cheapest way to get from East Finchley to Charlton is to bus and line 235 bus which costs £4 and takes 2h 42m.

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The fastest way to get from East Finchley to Charlton is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs £55 - £65.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Finchley to Charlton. However, there are services departing from East Finchley, High Road East Finchley and arriving at Sunbury, St Ignatius Church via Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square and Hounslow, The Bell. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from East Finchley station to Charlton. However, there are services departing from East Finchley station and arriving at Shepperton via London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 34m.

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The distance between East Finchley and Charlton is 17 miles. The road distance is 21.8 miles.

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The best way to get from East Finchley to Charlton without a car is to subway and train which takes 1h 34m and costs £11 - £22.

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It takes approximately 1h 34m to get from East Finchley to Charlton, including transfers.

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East Finchley to Charlton bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from East Finchley, High Road East Finchley station.

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East Finchley to Charlton train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from East Finchley station.

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East Finchley to Charlton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Sunbury, St Ignatius Church station.

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Map of how to get from East Finchley to Charlton.
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  • Distance: 17.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 34m

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

You can take a bus from East Finchley to Charlton via Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square, Hounslow, Bell Corner Hounslow Civic Centre, and Hounslow, The Bell in around 2h 42m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from East Finchley station to Waterloo station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
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 East Finchley, High Road East Finchley to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Hounslow, Bell Corner Hounslow Civic Centre
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Hounslow, The Bell to Sunbury, St Ignatius Church
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from East Finchley to Charlton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
£55 - £65
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Minicabs Soouth Gate
Phone
+44 20 8419 8757
Website
minicabssouthgate.co.uk
Metro Radio Cars
Phone
+44 20 8440 1234
Website
metroradiocars.co.uk
Barnet Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8449 5555
Website
barnetairporttransfers.co.uk
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk

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East Finchley to Charlton train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Shepperton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Finchley to Charlton is 22 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from East Finchley to Charlton.

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There are 2659+ hotels available in Charlton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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