There are 4 ways to get from Purley to Old Street Underground Station by train, night bus, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Bridge

$10 - $16

Cheapest option

Night bus, line 243 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the night bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Temple, Lancaster Place N68
  2. Take the line 243 bus from Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane to Old Street 243

$6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

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

$70 - $85

Drive  •  32 min

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

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Purley to Old Street Underground Station. However, there are services departing from Purley Downlands Precinct and arriving at Old Street via Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between Purley and Old Street Underground Station is 13 miles. The road distance is 14.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Purley to Old Street Underground Station without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 31 min to get from Purley to Old Street Underground Station, including transfers.

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

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Purley to Old Street Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Old Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purley to Old Street Underground Station is 15 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Purley to Old Street Underground Station.

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There are 8237+ hotels available in Old Street Underground Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Purley to Old Street Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

Southern operates a train from Purley to Old Street Underground Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 25 min. Thameslink also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
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
Bus from Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane to Old Street
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 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
$70 - $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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