There are 4 ways to get from Royal Victoria Dock to East Croydon by subway, train, 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

Tube, train  •  47 min

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

$11 - $19

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Shadwell to Clapham Junction

$11 - $18

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royal Victoria Dock to East Croydon 15.3 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Royal Victoria Dock to East Croydon 15.3 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Royal Victoria Dock, England and East Croydon, England?

You can take a train from Royal Victoria Dock to East Croydon via Pontoon Dock DLR Station, Shadwell DLR Station, Shadwell, and Clapham Junction in around 1 h 22 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Shadwell DLR Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shadwell to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$4 - $6
Other operators
Taxi from Royal Victoria Dock to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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 Royal Victoria Dock to East Croydon?

The distance between Royal Victoria Dock and East Croydon is 17 km. The road distance is 25 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to East Croydon?

The cheapest way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to East Croydon is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to East Croydon?

The quickest way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to East Croydon is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs £55 - £70.

Is there a direct train between Royal Victoria Dock and East Croydon?

No, there is no direct train from Royal Victoria Dock to East Croydon. However, there are services departing from Pontoon Dock DLR Station and arriving at East Croydon via Shadwell and Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

How long does it take to get from Royal Victoria Dock to East Croydon?

It takes approximately 47 min to get from Royal Victoria Dock to East Croydon, including transfers.