There are 6 ways to get from South Croydon to Chessington by train, tram, bus, 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  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Chessington North

$11 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus, line 71 bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston X26
  2. Take the line 71 bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Hook, Mansfield Road (KT9) 71

$6

4 alternative options

Tram, train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the tram from Croydon, George Street Tram Stop (Alrinshouse Superstore) to Wimbledon Tram Stop Tram
  2. Take the train from Wimbledon to Chessington North

$9 - $13

Line 407 bus, line 470 bus, line 467 bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 407 bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Sutton Head Post Office 407
  2. Take the line 470 bus from Sutton Station to Epsom, Windmill Lane 470
  3. Take the line 467 bus from Epsom, Windmill Lane to Hook, Mansfield Road (KT9) 467

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Croydon to Chessington 10.9 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from South Croydon to Chessington 10.9 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South Croydon to Chessington is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Croydon to Chessington is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between South Croydon and Chessington is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from South Croydon to Chessington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Croydon station to Chessington. However, there are services departing from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station and arriving at Hook, Mansfield Road (KT9) via Cromwell Road Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from South Croydon to Chessington. However, there are services departing from East Croydon and arriving at Chessington North via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Croydon to Chessington is 11 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from South Croydon to Chessington.

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South Croydon to Chessington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station.

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Map of how to get from South Croydon to Chessington.
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  • Distance: 9.1 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

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

You can take a train from South Croydon to Chessington via Clapham Junction in around 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Croydon to Chessington via Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston and Cromwell Road Bus Station in around 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Chessington North
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Wimbledon to Chessington North
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Tramlink
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Tram from Croydon, George Street Tram Stop (Alrinshouse Superstore) to Wimbledon Tram Stop
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Hook, Mansfield Road (KT9)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Abellio London
Phone
0207 788 8550
Email
customer.care@abellio.co.uk.
Website
abellio.co.uk
Bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Sutton Head Post Office
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
abellio.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Sutton Station to Epsom, Windmill Lane
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Epsom, Windmill Lane to Hook, Mansfield Road (KT9)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from South Croydon to Chessington
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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