There are 6 ways to get from South Croydon to Holborn by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Farringdon

$8 - $11

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Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Holborn Station X68

$3

4 alternative options

Train, line 521 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from South Croydon to London Bridge
  2. Take the line 521 bus from London Bridge Bus Station to Kingsway Holborn Station 521

$10 - $13

Rideshare  •  40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Croydon to London 11.4 miles

$4

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Croydon to Holborn 12 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from South Croydon to Holborn 12 miles

$2 - $4

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from West Croydon Bus Station station and arriving at Holborn Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at Farringdon. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between South Croydon and Holborn is 11 miles. The road distance is 12 miles.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Holborn without a car is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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The train from East Croydon to Farringdon takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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South Croydon to Holborn bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at West Croydon Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Holborn is to train which takes 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 15 min.

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South Croydon to Holborn bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Holborn Station.

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South Croydon to Holborn train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Farringdon station.

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Map of how to get from South Croydon to Holborn.
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  • Distance: 10.9 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between South Croydon, England and Holborn, Greater London, England?

Thameslink operates a train from South Croydon to Holborn every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from South Croydon to Holborn hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from South Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from London Bridge Bus Station to Kingsway Holborn Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Holborn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 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.

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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 Holborn
Ave. Duration
27 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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Yes, the driving distance between South Croydon to Holborn is 12 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from South Croydon to Holborn.

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

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