There are 4 ways to get from Purley to Old Street Underground Station by train, bus, subway, 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

Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Bridge

$10 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 127 bus, Tube  •  1 h 24 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 Old Street Underground Station Northern

$7 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to Old Street Underground Station 14.7 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Old Street Underground Station 14.7 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Purley, England and Old Street Underground Station, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Purley to Old Street Underground Station hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $12 and the journey takes 21 min. Southern also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Thameslink
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tooting Broadway Underground Station to Old Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
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
Other operators
Taxi from Purley to Old Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$75 - $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 Old Street Underground Station?

The distance between Purley and Old Street Underground Station is 21 km. The road distance is 23 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Purley to Old Street Underground Station?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Purley to Old Street Underground Station?

The quickest way to get from Purley to Old Street Underground Station is to train which takes 27 min and costs £7 - £12.

How long does it take to get from Purley to Old Street Underground Station?

It takes approximately 27 min to get from Purley to Old Street Underground Station, including transfers.

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