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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  45 min

$13 - $22

Cheapest option

Line 177 bus, line 197 bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. 177
  2. 197

$3

3 alternative options

Line 53 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. 53

$7 - $12

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. 13.6 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  30 min

  1. 13.6 miles

$2 - $5

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 45 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Plumstead to East Croydon every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 43 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
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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 High St Police Stn to Peckham Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Peckham Bus Station to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
56 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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Plumstead and East Croydon is 17 km. The road distance is 22 km.

The cheapest way to get from Plumstead to East Croydon is to line 177 bus and line 197 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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

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 45 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Plumstead to East Croydon. However, there are services departing from Plumstead High St Police Stn and arriving at East Croydon Rail Station via Peckham Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

It takes approximately 45 min to get from Plumstead to East Croydon, including transfers.