There are 5 ways to get from London Zoo to Coulsdon by subway, train, bus, night bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the subway from Camden Town station to London Bridge station Northern
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Coulsdon South

£11 - £19

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Night bus  •  2h 46m

  1. Take the night bus from Tottenham Court Road, New Oxford Street to Coulsdon Library N68

£6 - £7

3 alternative options

Line 13 bus, train  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the line 13 bus from Lisson Grove, London Central Mosque to Victoria Bus Station 13
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Coulsdon South

£8 - £16

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Zoo to Coulsdon 17.3 miles

£40 - £55

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from London Zoo to Coulsdon 17.3 miles

£2 - £5

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The cheapest way to get from London Zoo to Coulsdon is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Zoo to Coulsdon is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Zoo station to Coulsdon. However, there are services departing from Camden Town station and arriving at Coulsdon South via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 9m.

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The distance between London Zoo and Coulsdon is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Zoo to Coulsdon without a car is to subway and train which takes 1h 9m and costs £10 - £20.

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It takes approximately 1h 9m to get from London Zoo to Coulsdon, including transfers.

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London Zoo to Coulsdon train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Camden Town station.

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London Zoo to Coulsdon train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Coulsdon South station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Zoo to Coulsdon is 17 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from London Zoo to Coulsdon.

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There are 10613+ hotels available in Coulsdon. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from London Zoo to Coulsdon.
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  • Distance: 15 miles
  • Duration: 1h 9m

What companies run services between London Zoo, England and Coulsdon, England?

London Buses operates a vehicle from London Zoo to Coulsdon every 3 hours. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 1h 18m.

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 Camden Town station to London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Coulsdon South
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£7 - £10
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Coulsdon South
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £14
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£6 - £9
Anytime 1st Class
£10 - £14
Train from London Victoria to Coulsdon South
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £14
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£6 - £9
Anytime 1st Class
£10 - £14
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 Lisson Grove, London Central Mosque to Victoria Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Night bus from Tottenham Court Road, New Oxford Street to Coulsdon Library
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London Zoo to Coulsdon
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.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-london.co.uk

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