There are 7 ways to get from Purley to Leicester Square Underground Station by train, bus, subway, night bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to London Charing Cross

$14 - $21

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the night bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Temple, Lancaster Place N68

$3

5 alternative options

Train, line 24 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Victoria
  2. Take the line 24 bus from Victoria to Soho, Cambridge Circus 24 / ...

$12 - $16

Line 127 bus, Tube  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 127 bus from Purley High Street Purley Station to Tooting Broadway 127
  2. Take the Tube from Tooting Broadway Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station Northern

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to Leicester Square Underground Station 13.9 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Leicester Square Underground Station 13.9 miles

$3 - $5

Rideshare  •  46 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Croydon to London 11.4 miles

$5

What companies run services between Purley, England and Leicester Square Underground Station, England?

You can take a train from Purley to Leicester Square Underground Station via London Bridge and London Charing Cross in around 38 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Purley to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Purley to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tooting Broadway Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Victoria to Soho, Cambridge Circus
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Purley High Street Purley Station to Tooting Broadway
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
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
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Croydon to London
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Purley to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$70 - $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
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 Leicester Square Underground Station?

The distance between Purley and Leicester Square Underground Station is 19 km. The road distance is 22 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Purley to Leicester Square Underground Station?

The cheapest way to get from Purley to Leicester Square Underground Station is to night bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Purley to Leicester Square Underground Station?

The quickest way to get from Purley to Leicester Square Underground Station is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs £50 - £65.

Is there a direct train between Purley and Leicester Square Underground Station?

No, there is no direct train from Purley to Leicester Square Underground Station. However, there are services departing from Purley and arriving at London Charing Cross via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 min.

Is there a direct bus between Purley and Leicester Square Underground Station?

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Purley Downlands Precinct and arriving at Temple, Lancaster Place. This bus operates Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

How long does it take to get from Purley to Leicester Square Underground Station?

It takes approximately 38 min to get from Purley to Leicester Square Underground Station, including transfers.

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