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

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Train  •  42 min

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

$13 - $22

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Line 122 bus, line 197 bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 122 bus from Plumstead Road Plumstead Station to Sydenham Station Kirkdale 122
  2. Take the line 197 bus from Sydenham Station Kirkdale to East Croydon Rail Station 197

$3

3 alternative options

Line 53 bus, train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 53 bus from Plumstead Common, Warwick TerracePlumstead C Rd to New Cross Gate Station 53
  2. Take the train from New Cross Gate to East Croydon

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plumstead to East Croydon 13.6 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Plumstead to East Croydon 13.6 miles

$2 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Plumstead to East Croydon is to line 122 bus and line 197 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plumstead to East Croydon is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plumstead station to East Croydon station. However, there are services departing from Plumstead Road Plumstead Station and arriving at East Croydon Rail Station via Sydenham Station Kirkdale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Plumstead to East Croydon. However, there are services departing from Plumstead and arriving at East Croydon via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Plumstead and East Croydon is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Plumstead to East Croydon without a car is to train which takes 42 min and costs £9 - £17.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Plumstead to East Croydon, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Plumstead to East Croydon is to train which takes 42 min and costs £9 - £17. Alternatively, you can line 122 bus and line 197 bus, which costs £2 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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Map of how to get from Plumstead to East Croydon.
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  • Distance: 10.8 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

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

You can take a train from Plumstead to East Croydon via London Bridge in around 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Plumstead to East Croydon via Sydenham Station Kirkdale in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Plumstead to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Plumstead to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from New Cross Gate to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Plumstead Common, Warwick TerracePlumstead C Rd to New Cross Gate Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Plumstead Road Plumstead Station to Sydenham Station Kirkdale
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sydenham Station Kirkdale to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Plumstead to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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Plumstead to East Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at East Croydon Rail Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Plumstead to East Croydon is 14 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Plumstead to East Croydon.

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