There are 6 ways to get from Richmond Station to Croydon by train, bus, tram, 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  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond (London) to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to East Croydon

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 493 bus, line 264 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 493 bus from Richmond Station to Tooting Broadway 493
  2. Take the line 264 bus from Tooting Broadway to West Croydon Bus Station 264

$3

4 alternative options

Line 337 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 337 bus from Richmond, Eton Street to Clapham Junction Station 337

$8 - $11

Line 493 bus, tram  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 493 bus from Richmond Station to Wimbledon, Alexandra Rd Wimbledon Stn 493
  2. Take the tram from Wimbledon Tram Stop to West Croydon Tram Stop Tram

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Richmond Station to Croydon 13.1 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Richmond Station to Croydon 13.1 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Richmond Station, Greater London, England and Croydon, England?

You can take a train from Richmond Station to Croydon via Clapham Junction in around 23 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Richmond Station to Croydon every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
London Tramlink
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Tram from Wimbledon Tram Stop to West Croydon Tram Stop
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Richmond, Eton Street to Clapham Junction Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Richmond Station to Wimbledon, Alexandra Rd Wimbledon Stn
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Richmond Station to Tooting Broadway
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tooting Broadway to West Croydon Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Richmond Station to Croydon
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Richmond Station to Croydon?

The distance between Richmond Station and Croydon is 17 km. The road distance is 21 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Richmond Station to Croydon?

The cheapest way to get from Richmond Station to Croydon is to line 493 bus and line 264 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 46 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Richmond Station to Croydon?

The quickest way to get from Richmond Station to Croydon is to train which takes 23 min and costs £7 - £12.

Is there a direct train between Richmond Station and Croydon?

No, there is no direct train from Richmond Station to Croydon. However, there are services departing from Richmond (London) and arriving at East Croydon via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 min.

Is there a direct bus between Richmond Station and Croydon?

No, there is no direct bus from Richmond Station to Croydon. However, there are services departing from Richmond Station and arriving at West Croydon Bus Station via Tooting Broadway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

How long does it take to get from Richmond Station to Croydon?

It takes approximately 23 min to get from Richmond Station to Croydon, including transfers.