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There are 5 ways to get from Purley to Liverpool Street by train, bus, night bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to Farringdon

$11 - $15

Cheapest option

Night bus, line 35 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the night bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green N68
  2. Take the line 35 bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Liverpool Street Station 35 / ...

$6

3 alternative options

Train, line 149 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Bridge
  2. Take the line 149 bus from London Bridge Bus Station to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street 149 / ...

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to Liverpool Street 14.4 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Liverpool Street 14.4 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Purley to Liverpool Street is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to Liverpool Street is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Purley to Liverpool Street station. However, there are services departing from Purley Downlands Precinct and arriving at Liverpool Street Station via Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Purley and Liverpool Street is 13 miles. The road distance is 14.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Purley to Liverpool Street without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs £8 - £12.

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It takes approximately 36 min to get from Purley to Liverpool Street, including transfers.

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Purley to Liverpool Street bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Purley Downlands Precinct station.

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Purley to Liverpool Street bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Liverpool Street Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purley to Liverpool Street is 14 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Purley to Liverpool Street.

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There are 8996+ hotels available in Liverpool Street. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 12.7 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Purley, England and Liverpool Street, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Purley to Liverpool Street hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $12 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Purley to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Purley to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from London Bridge Bus Station to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Night bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Purley to Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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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