There are 4 ways to get from Romford to Croydon by subway, train, night bus, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Tube, train  •  44 min

  1. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to East Croydon

$14 - $22

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N15
  2. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent X68

$6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Croydon 22.7 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Croydon 22.7 miles

$4 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Romford to Croydon is to night bus and bus which costs £5 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Croydon is to Tube and train which costs £10 - £17 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford station to Croydon. However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent via Temple, Aldwych Somerset House. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Romford and Croydon is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to Croydon without a car is to Tube and train which takes 44 min and costs £10 - £17.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Romford to Croydon, including transfers.

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Romford to Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Romford Station.

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Romford to Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent station.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Croydon.
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  • Distance: 18.1 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

What companies run services between Romford, England and Croydon, England?

There is no direct connection from Romford to Croydon. However, you can take the train to Stratford (London), take the walk to Stratford Underground Station, take the Tube to London Bridge Underground Station, take the walk to London Bridge, then take the train to East Croydon. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Romford to Croydon via Covent Garden, Savoy Street and Temple, Aldwych Somerset House in around 2 h 34 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford Station to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Croydon
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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