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There are 5 ways to get from Kidbrooke to Charlton by bus, subway, train, taxi or car

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Line 132 bus, subway, train  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the line 132 bus from Kidbrooke, The Dover PatrolBrook Lane to North Greenwich Station 132 / ...
  2. Take the subway from North Greenwich station to Waterloo station
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Upper Halliford

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Train  •  1h 39m

  1. Take the train from Kidbrooke to Peckham Rye
  2. Take the train from Peckham Rye to Clapham Junction
  3. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Upper Halliford

Line 188 bus, train  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Cutty Sark, Greenwich Church Street to Waterloo Station Tenison Way 188 / ...
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Upper Halliford

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kidbrooke to Charlton 24.9 miles

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Kidbrooke to Charlton 24.9 miles

Kidbrooke to Charlton by bus, subway and train

The journey time between Kidbrooke and Charlton is around 1h 33m and covers a distance of around 28 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 19 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 18m. Operated by London Buses, London Underground (Tube) and South Western Railway, the Kidbrooke to Charlton service departs from Kidbrooke, The Dover PatrolBrook Lane and arrives in Upper Halliford. Typically 250 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 13m
Layover time:
19 min
Total time:
1h 33m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 18m
Journey distance:
28 miles
Services per week:
250
Cheapest price:
£12
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:30
Last service departs at:
23:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kidbrooke to Charlton bus, subway and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Departing Wednesday

Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Kidbrooke → Charlton
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Charlton is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Charlton is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Charlton is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Last updated: 25 Oct 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Kidbrooke to Charlton is to drive, which costs £3 - £6 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kidbrooke to Charlton is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kidbrooke to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Kidbrooke and arriving at Upper Halliford via Peckham Rye and Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 39m.

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The distance between Kidbrooke and Charlton is 21 miles. The road distance is 24.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Kidbrooke to Charlton without a car is to line 132 bus and subway and train which takes 1h 35m and costs £11 - £23.

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It takes approximately 1h 35m to get from Kidbrooke to Charlton, including transfers.

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Kidbrooke to Charlton train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, depart from Kidbrooke station.

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Kidbrooke to Charlton train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Upper Halliford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kidbrooke to Charlton is 25 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Kidbrooke to Charlton.

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There are 2569+ hotels available in Charlton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 20.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 35m

What companies run services between Kidbrooke, England and Charlton, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Kidbrooke to Charlton via Peckham Rye and Clapham Junction in around 1h 39m.

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 North Greenwich station to Waterloo station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Upper Halliford
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£14 - £18
Train from Clapham Junction to Upper Halliford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£7 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£12 - £14
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Peckham Rye to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
London Overground
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 Kidbrooke, The Dover PatrolBrook Lane to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Cutty Sark, Greenwich Church Street to Waterloo Station Tenison Way
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Kidbrooke to Charlton
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
£60 - £75
Weso Local
Phone
+44 208 8855 555
Website
cheaptaxifare.com
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740

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