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There are 6 ways to get from Lee Station to Charlton by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 36m

  1. Take the train from Lee to London Charing Cross
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Upper Halliford

Cheapest option

Line 202 bus, line 157 bus, bus, line 216 bus  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the line 202 bus from Lee to Crystal Palace Parade 202
  2. Take the line 157 bus from Crystal Palace Bus Station to West Croydon Bus Station 157
  3. Take the bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston X26
  4. Take the line 216 bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Ashford Common, Napier Road 216

4 alternative options

Train, subway  •  2h 3m

  1. Take the train from Lee to London Cannon Street
  2. Take the subway from Cannon Street station to Wimbledon station
  3. Take the train from Wimbledon to Upper Halliford

Line 436 bus, train  •  2h 9m

  1. Take the line 436 bus from Lewisham Station to Vauxhall Bus Station 436
  2. Take the train from Vauxhall to Upper Halliford

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lee Station to Charlton 24.2 miles

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Lee Station to Charlton 24.2 miles

Lee Station to Charlton by train and subway

The journey time between Lee Station and Charlton is around 1h 33m and covers a distance of around 28 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 20 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 21m. Operated by South Eastern Trains Service, First ScotRail Service, London Underground (Tube) and others, the Lee Station to Charlton service departs from Lee and arrives in Upper Halliford. Typically 267 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 12m
Layover time:
20 min
Total time:
1h 33m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 21m
Journey distance:
28 miles
Services per week:
267
Cheapest price:
£12
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:29
Last service departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lee Station to Charlton train and subway schedules

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

Departing Tuesday

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.

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The cheapest way to get from Lee Station to Charlton is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lee Station to Charlton is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lee Station to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Lee and arriving at Ashford Common, Napier Road via Crystal Palace Bus Station, West Croydon Bus Station and Cromwell Road Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lee Station to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Lee and arriving at Upper Halliford via Charing Cross station and London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 36m.

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The distance between Lee Station and Charlton is 20 miles. The road distance is 24.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Lee Station to Charlton without a car is to train which takes 1h 36m and costs £12 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1h 36m to get from Lee Station to Charlton, including transfers.

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Lee Station to Charlton bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Lee station.

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

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The best way to get from Lee Station to Charlton is to train which takes 1h 36m and costs £12 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 202 bus and line 157 bus and bus and line 216 bus, which costs £6 and takes 3h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Lee Station to Charlton.
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  • Distance: 20 miles
  • Duration: 1h 36m

What companies run services between Lee Station, England and Charlton, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Lee Station to Charlton via London Charing Cross, Charing Cross station, Waterloo station, and London Waterloo in around 1h 36m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lee Station to Charlton via Crystal Palace Parade, Crystal Palace Bus Station, West Croydon Bus Station, Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston, and Cromwell Road Bus Station in around 3h 12m.

Train operators
South Eastern Trains Service
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Lee to London Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £14
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£4 - £6
1st Class
£9 - £14
Train from Lee to London Cannon Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £13
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£3 - £5
1st Class
£9 - £13
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Lee to London Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Upper Halliford
Ave. Duration
48 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 Wimbledon to Upper Halliford
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £12
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£5 - £7
Anytime Day 1st Class
£9 - £12
Train from Vauxhall to Upper Halliford
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£13 - £17
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 Cannon Street station to Wimbledon station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
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 Lewisham Station to Vauxhall Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Lee to Crystal Palace Parade
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Crystal Palace Bus Station to West Croydon Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Ashford Common, Napier Road
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Lee Station to Charlton
Ave. Duration
46 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
Beckenham Mini Cabs Cars
Phone
+44 20 3874 0223
Website
beckenhamcar.co.uk
Cannon Cars
Phone
+44 20 8777 8888
Website
cannoncars.co.uk
Bromley South Cars Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8464 4441
Anerley Minicab Cars
Phone
+44 20 3874 0222
Website
anerleyminicab.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcars.org.uk

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Lee Station to Charlton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Ashford Common, Napier Road station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lee Station to Charlton is 24 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Lee Station to Charlton.

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