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

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Train  •  2 h

  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

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Line 75 bus, bus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Croydon, Fairfield Halls to Lewisham Station 75
  2. Take the bus from Lewisham Station to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) 022 / ...

$18 - $22

2 alternative options

Line 119 bus, train  •  3 h 7 min

  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  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from South Croydon to Dover 75.6 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Croydon to Dover. However, there are services departing from Croydon, Fairfield Halls and arriving at Dover, Dofras Place via Lewisham Station and Canterbury, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 8 min.

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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 2 h.

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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 2 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 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 2 h and costs . Alternatively, you can line 75 bus and bus, which costs and takes 4 h 8 min.

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South Croydon to Dover bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop).

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

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

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 2 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Croydon to Dover via Lewisham Station, Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop), and Canterbury, Bus Station in around 4 h 8 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
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
1 h 41 min
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
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Croydon, Warham Road Brighton Road to Bromley South Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Croydon, Fairfield Halls to Lewisham Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Lewisham Station to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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

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