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There are 5 ways to get from Romford to East Croydon by train, subway, bus, night bus, taxi or car

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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

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Night bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N15
  2. Take the night bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to East Croydon Rail Station N68

$6

3 alternative options

Line 5 bus, subway, train  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Romford Station to Barking Station 5
  2. Take the subway from Barking station to Blackfriars station
  3. Take the train from London Blackfriars to East Croydon

$13 - $19

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to East Croydon 23.8 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Romford to East Croydon 23.8 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Romford to East Croydon is to night bus which costs £5 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to East Croydon is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford station to East Croydon station. However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at East Croydon Rail Station via Temple, Aldwych Somerset House. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Romford and East Croydon is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to East 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 East Croydon, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Romford to East Croydon is 24 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Romford to East Croydon.

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There are 8802+ hotels available in East Croydon. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Romford to East Croydon.
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  • Distance: 18.3 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

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

There is no direct connection from Romford to East 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 East Croydon via Barking Station, Barking station, Blackfriars station, and London Blackfriars in around 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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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
Subway from Barking station to Blackfriars station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
Train from London Blackfriars to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford Station to Barking Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
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
Night bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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