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

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Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Victoria

$3 - $10

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Line 468 bus  •  1 h

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

$3

4 alternative options

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 London 11.7 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from South Croydon to London 11.7 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Walk from South Croydon to London 12 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf and arriving at Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Croydon and arriving at London Victoria. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between South Croydon and London is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.7 miles.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to London without a car is to train which takes 17 min and costs .

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The train from East Croydon to London Victoria takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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

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South Croydon to London train services, operated by Southern, depart from East Croydon station.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to London is to train which takes 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 468 bus, which costs and takes 1 h.

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South Croydon to London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Camberwell, Denmark Hill Camberwell Green station.

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South Croydon to London train services, operated by Southern, arrive at London Victoria station.

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  • Distance: 10.2 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

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

Southern operates a train from South Croydon to London every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 17 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from South Croydon to London every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
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
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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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 London
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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Yes, the driving distance between South Croydon to London is 12 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from South Croydon to London.

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