There are 7 ways to get from South Croydon to Brixton by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or foot

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Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Tulse Hill

$3 - $6

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Line 468 bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the line 468 bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Brixton, Hollingbourne Road 468

$3

5 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Brixton Underground Station Victoria

$8 - $13

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Croydon to Brixton 8.5 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from South Croydon to Brixton 8.5 miles

$1 - $3

Rideshare  •  40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Croydon to London 11.4 miles

$4

Walk  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Walk from South Croydon to Brixton 8.6 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf and arriving at Brixton, Hollingbourne Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at Tulse Hill. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between South Croydon and Brixton is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.5 miles.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Brixton without a car is to train which takes 23 min and costs .

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The train from East Croydon to Tulse Hill takes 23 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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South Croydon to Brixton bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf station.

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South Croydon to Brixton train services, operated by Southern, depart from East Croydon station.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Brixton is to train which takes 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 468 bus, which costs and takes 51 min.

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South Croydon to Brixton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Brixton, Hollingbourne Road station.

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South Croydon to Brixton train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Tulse Hill station.

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Map of how to get from South Croydon to Brixton.
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  • Distance: 7.2 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between South Croydon, England and Brixton, England?

Southern operates a train from South Croydon to Brixton hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 23 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from South Croydon to Brixton every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 51 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Tulse Hill
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Brixton, Hollingbourne Road
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
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 Brixton
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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 Brixton is 8 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from South Croydon to Brixton.

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

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