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There are 6 ways to get from Romford to Croydon by train, subway, bus, night bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the subway from Stratford station to London Bridge station
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to East Croydon

$14 - $22

Cheapest option

Night bus, line 108 bus, line 75 bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to All Saints, Bazely Street N15
  2. Take the line 108 bus from All Saints, Bazely Street to Lewisham Station 108
  3. Take the line 75 bus from Lewisham Station to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent 75

$3

4 alternative options

Train, line 468 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 468 bus from Elephant & Castle London Rd to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent 468

$12 - $15

Night bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to Oxford Circus, Margaret Street Oxford Circus N15
  2. Take the night bus from Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St to Croydon, Poplar Walk N109

$6

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Romford to Croydon is to night bus and line 108 bus and line 75 bus which costs £2 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Croydon is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 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 All Saints, Bazely Street and Lewisham Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 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 train and subway which takes 54 min and costs £10 - £17.

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It takes approximately 54 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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Yes, the driving distance between Romford to Croydon is 23 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Romford to Croydon.

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There are 8513+ hotels available in Croydon. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Croydon.
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  • Distance: 18.1 miles
  • Duration: 54 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 station, take the subway to London Bridge 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 London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Station, Elephant & Castle, London College of Comm, and Elephant & Castle London Rd in around 1 h 57 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford station to London Bridge 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
Bus from Elephant & Castle London Rd to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford Station to All Saints, Bazely Street
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from All Saints, Bazely Street to Lewisham Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham Station to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford Station to Oxford Circus, Margaret Street Oxford Circus
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St to Croydon, Poplar Walk
Ave. Duration
1 h
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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