There are 8 ways to get from Greater Manchester to East Croydon by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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 Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Stockport to London Euston

$122 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$28 - $38

6 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to East Croydon

$73 - $153

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to East Croydon 208.4 miles

$40 - $65

Line 44 bus to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, Tube, train  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 44 bus from Moss Side, Lloyd St South/Claremont Rd to Manchester City Centre, Oxford St/Gt Bridgewater St (Palace Theatre)
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  4. Take the train from London Victoria to East Croydon

$109 - $316

Fly Manchester to Southend, train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)

$93 - $342

Fly Manchester to Southampton, train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Clapham Junction

$78 - $199

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, Tube, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  4. Take the train from London Victoria to East Croydon

$119 - $270

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and East Croydon, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Greater Manchester to East Croydon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $110 - $180 and the journey takes 1 h 57 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Greater Manchester to East Croydon hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stockport to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Single
$95 - $140
London Underground (Tube)
Greater Anglia
South Western Railway
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Leeds
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Bus operators
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Moss Side, Lloyd St South/Claremont Rd to Manchester City Centre, Oxford St/Gt Bridgewater St (Palace Theatre)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
manct.org

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Greater Manchester to East Croydon?

The distance between Greater Manchester and East Croydon is 273 km. The road distance is 333 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to East Croydon?

The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to East Croydon is to bus which costs £19 - £27 and takes 6 h 5 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Greater Manchester to East Croydon?

The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to East Croydon is to train which takes 3 h 11 min and costs £85 - £150.

How long does it take to get from Greater Manchester to East Croydon?

It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Greater Manchester to East Croydon, including transfers.