There are 4 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  •  36 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 28 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

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

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

$75 - $90

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Camden Town 16 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Purley to Camden Town is to night bus and line 168 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to Camden Town is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 35 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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It takes approximately 36 min to get from Purley to Camden Town, including transfers.

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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 28 min.

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

There is no direct connection from Purley to Camden Town. However, you can take the train to London Bridge, take the walk to London Bridge Underground Station, then take the Tube to Camden Town Underground Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Purley to Camden Town via Temple, Lancaster Place in around 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
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 - $90
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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