There are 6 ways to get from Purley to Cheam by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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  •  9 min

  1. Take the train from Wallington to Cheam

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Line 407 bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 407 bus from Purley, Foxley Hill Road to Sutton Head Post Office 407

$4 - $9

4 alternative options

Bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station to Cheam Broadway X26

$5 - $9

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to Cheam 6.8 miles

$30 - $45

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Cheam 6.8 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Walk from Purley to Cheam 6.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Purley to Cheam is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to Cheam is to train which costs £3 - £5 and takes 9 min.

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The distance between Purley and Cheam is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.8 miles.

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The train from Wallington to Cheam takes 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Purley to Cheam. However, there are services departing from Purley, Foxley Hill Road and arriving at Cheam Broadway via Sutton Head Post Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wallington and arriving at Cheam. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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

Thameslink operates a train from Purley to Cheam hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Purley to Cheam every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 33 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station to Cheam Broadway
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Abellio London
Phone
0207 788 8550
Email
customer.care@abellio.co.uk.
Website
abellio.co.uk
Bus from Purley, Foxley Hill Road to Sutton Head Post Office
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
abellio.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Purley to Cheam
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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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