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There are 5 ways to get from Purley to Catford by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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Train, tram  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to East Croydon
  2. Take the tram from East Croydon Tram Stop to Elmers End Tram Stop
  3. Take the train from Elmers End to Catford Bridge

$10 - $19

Cheapest option

Line 75 bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Croydon, Fairfield Halls to Catford, The Catford Broadway 75

$5 - $6

3 alternative options

Bus, line 75 bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Purley, Foxley Hill Road to Croydon, Fairfield Halls 407 / ...
  2. Take the line 75 bus from Croydon, Fairfield Halls to Catford, The Catford Broadway 75

$5 - $6

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to Catford 10.1 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Catford 10.1 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Purley to Catford is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to Catford is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Purley to Catford. However, there are services departing from Purley, Christchurch Road Purley Hospital and arriving at Catford, The Catford Broadway via Croydon, Fairfield Halls. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between Purley and Catford is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Purley to Catford without a car is to train and tram which takes 48 min and costs £7 - £15.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Purley to Catford, including transfers.

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Purley to Catford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Croydon, Fairfield Halls station.

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Purley to Catford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Catford, The Catford Broadway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purley to Catford is 10 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Purley to Catford.

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There are 9048+ hotels available in Catford. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 8.5 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Purley, England and Catford, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Purley to Catford every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
London Tramlink
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Tram from East Croydon Tram Stop to Elmers End Tram Stop
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
London Tramlink
Southeastern
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Croydon, Fairfield Halls to Catford, The Catford Broadway
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Purley, Foxley Hill Road to Croydon, Fairfield Halls
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Abellio London
Phone
0207 788 8550
Email
customer.care@abellio.co.uk.
Website
abellio.co.uk
Bus from Purley, Foxley Hill Road to Croydon, Fairfield Halls
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
abellio.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Purley to Catford
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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