There are 6 ways to get from Purley to Oxford Circus by train, night bus, rideshare, 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 Southern  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Victoria

$10 - $16

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Night bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the night bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Tottenham Court Road, St Giles High Street N68

$3

4 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London St Pancras International LL

$12 - $17

Rideshare  •  40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Croydon to London 11.4 miles

$4

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to Oxford Circus 14.6 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Oxford Circus 14.6 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Purley Downlands Precinct and arriving at Tottenham Court Road, St Giles High Street. This bus operates Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Purley and Oxford Circus is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Purley to Oxford Circus without a car is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 25 min to get from Purley to Oxford Circus, including transfers.

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Purley to Oxford Circus bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Purley Downlands Precinct station.

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Purley to Oxford Circus bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Tottenham Court Road, St Giles High Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purley to Oxford Circus is 15 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Purley to Oxford Circus.

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There are 8357+ hotels available in Oxford Circus. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Purley and Oxford Circus. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Purley to Oxford Circus.
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  • Distance: 12.5 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Purley, England and Oxford Circus, England?

Southern operates a train from Purley to Oxford Circus every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 22 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Purley Downlands Precinct to Tottenham Court Road, St Giles High Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Croydon to London
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Purley to Oxford Circus
Ave. Duration
31 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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