There are 5 ways to get from Purley to Thorpe Park by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Staines

$17 - $24

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station to Hatton Cross X26

$12 - $16

3 alternative options

Line 407 bus, bus, line 216 bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 407 bus from Purley, Foxley Hill Road to Sutton Head Post Office 407
  2. Take the bus from Sutton Head Post Office to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston X26
  3. Take the line 216 bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Elmsleigh Bus Station 216

$14

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to Thorpe Park 31.4 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Thorpe Park 31.4 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Purley to Thorpe Park is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to Thorpe Park is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Purley to Thorpe Park. However, there are services departing from Purley, Foxley Hill Road and arriving at Thorpe Park Grounds via Sutton Head Post Office, Cromwell Road Bus Station and Elmsleigh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Purley and Thorpe Park is 18 miles. The road distance is 31.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Purley to Thorpe Park without a car is to train which takes 1 h 27 min and costs £13 - £19.

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It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Purley to Thorpe Park, including transfers.

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Purley to Thorpe Park bus services, operated by Abellio London, depart from Purley, Foxley Hill Road station.

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The best way to get from Purley to Thorpe Park is to train which takes 1 h 27 min and costs £13 - £19. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £12 and takes 2 h 47 min.

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Purley to Thorpe Park bus services, operated by London United, arrive at Elmsleigh Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purley to Thorpe Park is 31 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Purley to Thorpe Park.

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  • Distance: 18 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 27 min

What companies run services between Purley, England and Thorpe Park, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Purley to Thorpe Park via Clapham Junction, Staines, Elmsleigh Bus Station, and Thorpe Park Main Entrance in around 1 h 27 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Purley to Thorpe Park every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station to Hatton Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sutton Head Post Office to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Abellio London
Phone
0207 788 8550
Email
customer.care@abellio.co.uk.
Website
abellio.co.uk
Bus from Purley, Foxley Hill Road to Sutton Head Post Office
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
abellio.co.uk
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Purley to Thorpe Park
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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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