There are 6 ways to get from Purley to London South Bank University by train, bus, night bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 133 bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Bridge
  2. Take the line 133 bus from London Bridge Borough High St to Elephant & Castle, E & C Newington Causeway 133 / ...

$11 - $15

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Night bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the night bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Elephant & Castle London Rd N68

$3

4 alternative options

Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Bridge

$7 - $12

Line 468 bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 468 bus from Croydon, Park Street to Elephant & Castle London Rd 468

$5 - $6

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to London South Bank University 12.4 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Purley to London South Bank University 12.4 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Purley to London South Bank University is to night bus which costs £2 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to London South Bank University is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 26 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Purley Downlands Precinct and arriving at Elephant & Castle London Rd. This bus operates Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Purley and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Purley and London South Bank University is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Purley to London South Bank University without a car is to train and line 133 bus which takes 34 min and costs £8 - £12.

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It takes approximately 34 min to get from Purley to London South Bank University, including transfers.

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Purley to London South Bank University bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Croydon, Park Street station.

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Purley to London South Bank University train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Purley station.

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The best way to get from Purley to London South Bank University is to train which takes 42 min and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can line 468 bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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  • Distance: 11.2 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

What companies run services between Purley, England and London South Bank University, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Purley to London South Bank University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 21 min. Southern also services this route hourly. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Purley to London South Bank University every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from London Bridge Borough High St to Elephant & Castle, E & C Newington Causeway
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Croydon, Park Street to Elephant & Castle London Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Elephant & Castle London Rd
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Purley to London South Bank University
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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Purley to London South Bank University bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Elephant & Castle London Rd station.

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Purley to London South Bank University train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at London Bridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purley to London South Bank University is 12 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Purley to London South Bank University.

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