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There are 4 ways to get from Purley to Orpington by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Orpington

$17 - $26

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Bus, line 353 bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Addington Village Interchange 466 / ...
  2. Take the line 353 bus from Addington Village Interchange to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial 353

$5 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to Orpington 11 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Orpington 11 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Purley to Orpington is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to Orpington is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Purley to Orpington. However, there are services departing from Purley Downlands Precinct and arriving at Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial via Addington Village Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Purley to Orpington. However, there are services departing from Purley and arriving at Orpington via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Purley and Orpington is 9 miles. The road distance is 11 miles.

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The best way to get from Purley to Orpington without a car is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs £12 - £20.

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It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from Purley to Orpington, including transfers.

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Purley to Orpington bus services, operated by Arriva London South, depart from Purley Downlands Precinct station.

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Purley to Orpington train services, operated by Southern, depart from Purley station.

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The best way to get from Purley to Orpington is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs £12 - £20. Alternatively, you can bus and line 353 bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Purley to Orpington.
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  • Distance: 9.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

What companies run services between Purley, England and Orpington, England?

You can take a train from Purley to Orpington via London Bridge in around 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Purley to Orpington via Addington Village Interchange in around 1 h 18 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Addington Village Interchange
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Addington Village Interchange
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Addington Village Interchange to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Purley to Orpington
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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 Orpington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial station.

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Purley to Orpington train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Orpington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purley to Orpington is 11 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Purley to Orpington.

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