There are 7 ways to get from South Croydon to Charing Cross by train, subway, bus, night bus, rideshare, 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

Train, Tube  •  22 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station District / ...

$8 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 468 bus, line 176 bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 468 bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green 468
  2. Take the line 176 bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Charing Cross 176

$3

5 alternative options

Line 468 bus  •  1 h 23 min

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

$5 - $7

Night bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the night bus from Croydon, Park Street to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square N109

$3

Rideshare  •  40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Croydon to London 11.4 miles

$4

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Croydon to Charing Cross 11.8 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from South Croydon to Charing Cross 11.8 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Croydon, Park Street and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square. This bus operates Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between South Croydon and Charing Cross is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.8 miles.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Charing Cross without a car is to train and Tube which takes 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 22 min to get from South Croydon to Charing Cross, including transfers.

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

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South Croydon to Charing Cross bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Charing Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Croydon to Charing Cross is 12 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from South Croydon to Charing Cross.

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There are 8316+ hotels available in Charing Cross. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from South Croydon to Charing Cross.
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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between South Croydon, England and Charing Cross, England?

London Buses operates a bus from South Croydon to Charing Cross every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Croydon, Park Street to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
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.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
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 Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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