There are 7 ways to get from London to East Croydon by train, subway, tram, night bus, taxi, car, rideshare or foot

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Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to East Croydon

$4 - $9

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the night bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to East Croydon Rail Station N68

$3

5 alternative options

Tube, tram  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the Tube from Embankment Underground Station to Wimbledon Underground Station District
  2. Take the tram from Wimbledon Tram Stop to East Croydon Tram Stop Tram

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from London to East Croydon 11.1 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from London to East Croydon 11.1 miles

$2 - $4

Rideshare  •  52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Croydon 11.2 miles

$4

Walk  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Walk from London to East Croydon 10.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from London to East Croydon is to night bus which costs £2 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to East Croydon is to train which costs £3 - £7 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green and arriving at East Croydon Rail Station station. This bus operates Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Clapham Junction and arriving at East Croydon. Services depart every five minutes. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between London and East Croydon is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London to East Croydon without a car is to train which takes 10 min and costs £3 - £7.

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The train from Clapham Junction to East Croydon takes 10 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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London to East Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green station.

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London to East Croydon train services, operated by Southern, depart from Clapham Junction station.

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

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Map of how to get from London to East Croydon.
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  • Distance: 9.3 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

What companies run services between London, England and East Croydon, England?

Southern operates a train from London to East Croydon every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 10 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
London Tramlink
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Tram from Wimbledon Tram Stop to East Croydon Tram Stop
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Croydon
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from London to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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London to East Croydon train services, operated by Southern, arrive at East Croydon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to East Croydon is 11 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from London to East Croydon.

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There are 8150+ hotels available in East Croydon. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between London and East Croydon. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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