There are 5 ways to get from Forest Hill Station to South Croydon by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Forest Hill to South Croydon

$2 - $5

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Line 197 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 197 bus from Forest Hill Station London Rd to East Croydon Rail Station 197

$3

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Hill Station to South Croydon 7 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Forest Hill Station to South Croydon 7 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Walk from Forest Hill Station to South Croydon 6.7 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Forest Hill Station London Rd station and arriving at East Croydon Rail Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Forest Hill and arriving at South Croydon. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between Forest Hill Station and South Croydon is 6 miles. The road distance is 7 miles.

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The best way to get from Forest Hill Station to South Croydon without a car is to train which takes 20 min and costs .

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The train from Forest Hill to South Croydon takes 20 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Forest Hill Station to South Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Forest Hill Station London Rd.

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Forest Hill Station to South Croydon train services, operated by Southern, depart from Forest Hill station.

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The best way to get from Forest Hill Station to South Croydon is to train which takes 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 197 bus, which costs and takes 38 min.

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Forest Hill Station to South Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at East Croydon Rail Station.

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Forest Hill Station to South Croydon train services, operated by Southern, arrive at South Croydon station.

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Map of how to get from Forest Hill Station to South Croydon.
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  • Distance: 5.6 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

What companies run services between Forest Hill Station, England and South Croydon, England?

Southern operates a train from Forest Hill Station to South Croydon hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 20 min. London Overground also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Forest Hill Station to South Croydon every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 38 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Forest Hill to West Croydon
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Forest Hill Station London Rd to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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Taxi from Forest Hill Station to South Croydon
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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Yes, the driving distance between Forest Hill Station to South Croydon is 7 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Forest Hill Station to South Croydon.

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