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There are 6 ways to get from Sanderstead to London by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Riddlesdown to London Victoria

£6 - £13

5 alternative options

Line 403 bus, train  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 403 bus from Sanderstead, Cranleigh Gardens to Croydon, Fairfield Halls 403
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to London Victoria

£6 - £12

Line 403 bus, train via London St Pancras International LL  •  58 min

  1. Take the line 403 bus from Sanderstead, Cranleigh Gardens to Croydon, Fairfield Halls 403
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to London St Pancras International LL

£8 - £10

Line 403 bus, train via West Croydon  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the line 403 bus from Sanderstead, Cranleigh Gardens to West Croydon Bus Station 403
  2. Take the train from West Croydon to London Victoria

£6 - £12

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sanderstead to London Victoria 13.1 miles

£75 - £90

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Sanderstead to London Victoria 13.1 miles

£2 - £3

Sanderstead to London by train

The train journey time between Sanderstead and London is around 26 min and covers a distance of around 14 miles. The fastest train normally takes 25 min. Operated by Southern, the Sanderstead to London train service departs from Riddlesdown and arrives in London Victoria. Typically 238 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Sanderstead to London train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Sanderstead to London is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sanderstead to London is to train which costs £6 - £13 and takes 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Riddlesdown and arriving at London Victoria. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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It is 12 miles from Sanderstead to London. It is approximately 13.1 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Sanderstead to London without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs £6 - £13.

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The train from Riddlesdown to London Victoria takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Sanderstead to London train services, operated by Southern, depart from Riddlesdown station.

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Sanderstead to London train services, operated by Southern, arrive at London Victoria station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sanderstead to London is 13 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Sanderstead to London.

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  • Distance: 12.3 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Sanderstead, England and London, England?

Southern operates a train from Riddlesdown to London Victoria hourly. Tickets cost £6 - £13 and the journey takes 26 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Riddlesdown to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £13
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£6 - £9
Anytime 1st Class
£9 - £13
Train from East Croydon to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £10
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£5 - £8
Anytime 1st Class
£7 - £10
Train from West Croydon to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £10
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£5 - £8
Anytime 1st Class
£7 - £10
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£7 - £9
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sanderstead, Cranleigh Gardens to Croydon, Fairfield Halls
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Sanderstead, Cranleigh Gardens to West Croydon Bus Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Sanderstead to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
£75 - £90
Croydon Local Taxis
Phone
+44 20 8681 3333
Croydon Cars MiniCab Taxi Service
Phone
+44 20 8686 4000
Website
croydoncar.co.uk
Croydon Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3740 6094
Website
croydonairporttransfer.co.uk
Cabhoo Minicabs Service
Phone
+44 20 8686 4545
Rosehill Cars
Phone
+44 20 8641 3535
Website
rosehillcars.co.uk
Anerley Minicab Cars
Phone
+44 20 3874 0222
Website
anerleyminicab.co.uk
Sutton Mini Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3642 3276
Website
stationcars247.co.uk
Clocktower Cars
Phone
+44 20 8643 2255
Website
clocktowercarsuk.com
Cheam Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3642 6174
Website
cheamairporttransfer.co.uk
Beckenham Mini Cabs Cars
Phone
+44 20 3874 0223
Website
beckenhamcar.co.uk
Cannon Cars
Phone
+44 20 8777 8888
Website
cannoncars.co.uk
Bromley South Cars Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8464 4441
Mitcham Town Minin Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3745 6201
Mitcham Morden Minicabs Cars
Phone
+44 20 3918 5147
Website
mordenminicabscars.co.uk
Galaxy Cars Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8687 7000
Redhill Taxis
Phone
+44 20 8770 0700
Cheam Station Cars
Phone
+44 20 8642 6400
Website
cheam-cars.co.uk
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk

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