There are 5 ways to get from Purley to Camden Town by train, subway, night bus, 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, Tube  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Bridge
  2. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to Camden Town Underground Station Northern

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Night bus, line 168 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the night bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Temple, Lancaster Place N68
  2. Take the line 168 bus from Temple, Lancaster Place to Camden Town Station 168

$3

3 alternative options

Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London St Pancras International LL

$12 - $17

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to Camden Town 16 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Camden Town 16 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Purley to Camden Town station. However, there are services departing from Purley Downlands Precinct and arriving at Camden Town Station via Temple, Lancaster Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between Purley and Camden Town is 14 miles. The road distance is 16 miles.

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The best way to get from Purley to Camden Town without a car is to train and Tube which takes 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Purley to Camden Town, including transfers.

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Purley to Camden Town bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Purley Downlands Precinct station.

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Purley to Camden Town bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Camden Town Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purley to Camden Town is 16 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Purley to Camden Town.

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There are 8349+ hotels available in Camden Town. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Purley to Camden Town.
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  • Distance: 14.2 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Purley, England and Camden Town, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Purley to Camden Town hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 37 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Purley to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Purley to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to Camden Town Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Temple, Lancaster Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Lancaster Place to Camden Town Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Purley to Camden Town
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk

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