There are 4 ways to get from Purley to The O2 Arena by train, subway, bus, 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, Tube  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Bridge
  2. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to North Greenwich Underground Station Jubilee

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 75 bus, line 108 bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from West Croydon Bus Station 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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Purley to The O2 Arena is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to The O2 Arena is to train and Tube which costs £8 - £12 and takes 34 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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It takes approximately 34 min to get from Purley to The O2 Arena, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Purley to The O2 Arena station. However, there are services departing from Purley Hospital and arriving at North Greenwich Station via West Croydon Bus Station and Lewisham Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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

You can take a bus from Purley to The O2 Arena via West Croydon Bus Station, Lewisham Centre, and North Greenwich Station in around 1 h 56 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Purley to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to North Greenwich Underground Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Lewisham Centre
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham Centre to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 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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