There are 4 ways to get from Purley to Kingston upon Thames by 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

Bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Croydon, Dingwall Road to Kingston Upon Thames, Wood Street X26

$5 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 407 bus, line 213 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 407 bus from Purley, Foxley Hill Road to Sutton Head Post Office 407
  2. Take the line 213 bus from Sutton Head Post Office to Fairfield Bus Station 213

$5

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to Kingston upon Thames 12.8 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Kingston upon Thames 12.8 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Purley, England and Kingston upon Thames, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Purley to Kingston upon Thames every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min.

Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Croydon, Dingwall Road to Kingston Upon Thames, Wood Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sutton Head Post Office to Fairfield Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 5 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
$3
Schedules at
abellio.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Purley to Kingston upon Thames
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Purley to Kingston upon Thames?

The distance between Purley and Kingston upon Thames is 16 km. The road distance is 20 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Purley to Kingston upon Thames?

The cheapest way to get from Purley to Kingston upon Thames is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Purley to Kingston upon Thames?

The quickest way to get from Purley to Kingston upon Thames is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs £45 - £60.

Is there a direct bus between Purley and Kingston upon Thames?

No, there is no direct bus from Purley to Kingston upon Thames. However, there are services departing from Purley, Foxley Hill Road and arriving at Fairfield Bus Station via Sutton Head Post Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

How long does it take to get from Purley to Kingston upon Thames?

It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Purley to Kingston upon Thames, including transfers.