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There are 4 ways to get from South Croydon to Dover by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$43 - $66

Cheapest option

Line 75 bus, bus  •  3h 57m

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Croydon, Fairfield Halls to Lewisham Station 75
  2. Take the bus from London Lewisham to Dover National Express / ...

$12 - $17

2 alternative options

Line 119 bus, train  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the line 119 bus from South Croydon, Warham Road Brighton Road to Bromley South Station 119
  2. Take the train from Bromley South to Dover Priory

$33 - $53

Drive  •  1h 22m

  1. Drive from South Croydon to Dover 75.6 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from South Croydon to Dover is to line 75 bus and bus which costs £8 - £13 and takes 3h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from South Croydon to Dover is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Croydon to Dover. However, there are services departing from Croydon, Fairfield Halls and arriving at Dover via London Lewisham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 57m.

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No, there is no direct train from South Croydon to Dover. However, there are services departing from East Croydon and arriving at Dover Priory via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 2m.

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The distance between South Croydon and Dover is 63 miles. The road distance is 75.6 miles.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Dover without a car is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs £30 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2h 2m to get from South Croydon to Dover, including transfers.

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South Croydon to Dover bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Croydon, Fairfield Halls station.

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

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Dover is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs £30 - £55. Alternatively, you can line 75 bus and bus, which costs £8 - £13 and takes 3h 57m.

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Map of how to get from South Croydon to Dover.
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  • Distance: 63.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 2m

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

You can take a train from South Croydon to Dover via London St Pancras International LL and St Pancras International in around 2h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Croydon to Dover via Lewisham Station and London Lewisham in around 3h 57m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Bromley South to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Croydon, Warham Road Brighton Road to Bromley South Station
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Croydon, Fairfield Halls to Lewisham Station
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Lewisham to Dover
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
National Express

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South Croydon to Dover bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dover station.

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South Croydon to Dover train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Dover Priory station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Croydon to Dover is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1h 22m to drive from South Croydon to Dover.

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