There are 5 ways to get from Orpington to Croydon by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Orpington to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to East Croydon

$15 - $23

Cheapest option

Line 353 bus, line 119 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 353 bus from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial to Hayes (Kent) 353
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Hayes (Kent) to East Croydon Rail Station 119

$3

3 alternative options

Line 358 bus, line 157 bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 358 bus from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial to Anerley Road Anerley Station 358
  2. Take the line 157 bus from Anerley Road Anerley Station to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent 157

$3

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Orpington to Croydon 10.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Orpington to Croydon 10.8 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Orpington to Croydon is to line 353 bus and line 119 bus which costs £2 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Orpington to Croydon is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Orpington to Croydon station. However, there are services departing from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial and arriving at East Croydon Rail Station via Hayes (Kent). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Orpington to Croydon. However, there are services departing from Orpington and arriving at East Croydon via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 min.

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The distance between Orpington and Croydon is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Orpington to Croydon without a car is to train which takes 33 min and costs £12 - £18.

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from Orpington to Croydon, including transfers.

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Orpington to Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial station.

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Orpington to Croydon train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Orpington station.

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The best way to get from Orpington to Croydon is to train which takes 33 min and costs £12 - £18. Alternatively, you can line 353 bus and line 119 bus, which costs £2 and takes 54 min.

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

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Orpington to Croydon train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at East Croydon station.

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Map of how to get from Orpington to Croydon.
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  • Distance: 8.6 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

What companies run services between Orpington, England and Croydon, England?

You can take a train from Orpington to Croydon via London Bridge in around 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Orpington to Croydon via Hayes (Kent) in around 54 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial to Hayes (Kent)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hayes (Kent) to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial to Anerley Road Anerley Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Anerley Road Anerley Station to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Orpington to Croydon
Ave. Duration
19 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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