There are 5 ways to get from Purley to King's College Hospital by train, bus, night bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Denmark Hill

$8 - $13

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Night bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the night bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Camberwell, Champion Hill N68

$3

3 alternative options

Line 468 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 468 bus from Croydon, Park Street to Camberwell, Champion Hill 468

$5 - $6

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to King's College Hospital 11.2 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Purley to King's College Hospital 11.2 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Purley to King's College Hospital is to night bus which costs £2 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to King's College Hospital is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 25 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Purley Downlands Precinct and arriving at Camberwell, Champion Hill. This bus operates Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Purley to King's College Hospital. However, there are services departing from Purley and arriving at Denmark Hill via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Purley and King's College Hospital is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Purley to King's College Hospital without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs £6 - £11.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Purley to King's College Hospital, including transfers.

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Purley to King's College Hospital bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Croydon, Park Street station.

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Purley to King's College Hospital train services, operated by Southern, depart from Purley station.

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The best way to get from Purley to King's College Hospital is to train which takes 40 min and costs £6 - £11. Alternatively, you can line 468 bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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Purley to King's College Hospital bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Camberwell, Champion Hill station.

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Purley to King's College Hospital train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Denmark Hill station.

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Map of how to get from Purley to King's College Hospital.
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  • Distance: 9.2 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Purley, England and King's College Hospital, England?

You can take a train from Purley to King's College Hospital via Clapham Junction and Denmark Hill in around 40 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Purley to King's College Hospital every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Denmark Hill
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Croydon, Park Street to Camberwell, Champion Hill
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Camberwell, Champion Hill
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Purley to King's College Hospital
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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