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There are 4 ways to get from Purley to The O2 Arena by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Bridge
  2. Take the subway from London Bridge station to North Greenwich station Jubilee

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 75 bus, line 108 bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Croydon, Fairfield Halls to Lewisham Centre 75
  2. Take the line 108 bus from Lewisham Centre to North Greenwich Station 108

$5 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to The O2 Arena 17.1 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Purley to The O2 Arena 17.1 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Purley to The O2 Arena is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to The O2 Arena is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Purley to The O2 Arena station. However, there are services departing from Purley, Christchurch Road Purley Hospital and arriving at North Greenwich Station via Croydon, Fairfield Halls and Lewisham Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between Purley and The O2 Arena is 13 miles. The road distance is 17.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Purley to The O2 Arena without a car is to train and subway which takes 39 min and costs £8 - £12.

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from Purley to The O2 Arena, including transfers.

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Purley to The O2 Arena bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Croydon, Fairfield Halls station.

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Purley to The O2 Arena bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at North Greenwich Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purley to The O2 Arena is 17 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Purley to The O2 Arena.

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There are 8401+ hotels available in The O2 Arena. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Purley to The O2 Arena.
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  • Distance: 12.6 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between Purley, England and The O2 Arena, England?

You can take a bus from Purley to The O2 Arena via Croydon, Fairfield Halls, Lewisham Centre, and North Greenwich Station in around 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Croydon, Fairfield Halls to Lewisham Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham Centre to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Purley to The O2 Arena
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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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