There are 6 ways to get from Putney to Caterham by train, bus, tram, taxi or car

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Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to East Croydon
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to Caterham

$12 - $20

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Line 270 bus, line 127 bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 270 bus from Putney, Brewhouse Lane to Mitcham, Downe Road Mitcham Library 270
  2. Take the line 127 bus from Mitcham, Downe Road Mitcham Library to Purley Cross 127

$5

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Line 93 bus, tram, line 407 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 93 bus from Putney to Wimbledon 93
  2. Take the tram from Wimbledon Tram Stop to Croydon, Reeves Corner Tram Stop
  3. Take the line 407 bus from Croydon, Reeves Corner to Caterham Valley (Caterham Station) 407

$9 - $11

Line 37 bus, train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Putney to Peckham Rye Station 37
  2. Take the train from Peckham Rye to Caterham

$12 - $18

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Putney to Caterham 16.6 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Putney to Caterham 16.6 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Putney to Caterham is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Putney to Caterham is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Putney to Caterham station. However, there are services departing from Putney, Brewhouse Lane and arriving at Caterham Valley (Caterham Station) via Mitcham, Downe Road Mitcham Library and Purley Downlands Precinct. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Putney to Caterham. However, there are services departing from Putney and arriving at Caterham via Clapham Junction and East Croydon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Putney and Caterham is 14 miles. The road distance is 16.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Putney to Caterham without a car is to train which takes 54 min and costs £9 - £16.

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Putney to Caterham, including transfers.

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Putney to Caterham bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Putney, Brewhouse Lane station.

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Putney to Caterham train services, operated by Southern, depart from Clapham Junction station.

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The best way to get from Putney to Caterham is to train which takes 54 min and costs £9 - £16. Alternatively, you can line 270 bus and line 127 bus, which costs £4 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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Putney to Caterham bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Purley Cross station.

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Putney to Caterham train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Caterham station.

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Map of how to get from Putney to Caterham.
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  • Distance: 13.9 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between Putney, England and Caterham, England?

You can take a train from Putney to Caterham via Clapham Junction and East Croydon in around 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Putney to Caterham via Mitcham, Downe Road Mitcham Library, Purley Cross, and Purley Downlands Precinct in around 1 h 41 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Caterham
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Peckham Rye to Caterham
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Tramlink
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Tram from Wimbledon Tram Stop to Croydon, Reeves Corner Tram Stop
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Putney to Wimbledon
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Putney, Brewhouse Lane to Mitcham, Downe Road Mitcham Library
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Mitcham, Downe Road Mitcham Library to Purley Cross
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Putney to Peckham Rye Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 5 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 Croydon, Reeves Corner to Caterham Valley (Caterham Station)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
abellio.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Putney to Caterham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
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

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