There are 7 ways to get from South Croydon to British Museum by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Farringdon

$8 - $11

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Bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Russell Square X68

$3

5 alternative options

Line 468 bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 468 bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Elephant & Castle London Rd 468

$3

Night bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the night bus from Croydon, Whitgift Centre to Holborn, Drury Lane N68

$3

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Croydon to British Museum 12.8 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from South Croydon to British Museum 12.8 miles

$2 - $4

Rideshare  •  57 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Croydon to London 11.4 miles

$4

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from West Croydon Bus Station station and arriving at Russell Square. Services depart hourly, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at Farringdon. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between South Croydon and British Museum is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.8 miles.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to British Museum without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs .

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The train from East Croydon to Farringdon takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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South Croydon to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at West Croydon Bus Station.

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South Croydon to British Museum train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from East Croydon station.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to British Museum is to train which takes 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 24 min.

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South Croydon to British Museum bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Russell Square station.

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South Croydon to British Museum train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Farringdon station.

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Map of how to get from South Croydon to British Museum.
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  • Distance: 11 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between South Croydon, England and British Museum, England?

Thameslink operates a train from South Croydon to British Museum every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from South Croydon to British Museum hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Russell Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Elephant & Castle London Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Croydon, Whitgift Centre to Holborn, Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Croydon to London
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from South Croydon to British Museum
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between South Croydon to British Museum is 13 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from South Croydon to British Museum.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between South Croydon and British Museum. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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