There are 5 ways to get from South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  45 min

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

$13 - $19

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Bus, line 216 bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston X26
  2. Take the line 216 bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Elmsleigh Bus Station 216

$9

3 alternative options

Line 407 bus, line 213 bus, line 458 bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 407 bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Sutton Head Post Office 407
  2. Take the line 213 bus from Sutton Head Post Office to Fairfield Bus Station 213
  3. Take the line 458 bus from Kingston Upon Thames, Eden Street to Staines, Edgell Road 458

$12

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames 23 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames 23 miles

$4 - $8

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No, there is no direct bus from South Croydon station to Staines-upon-Thames station. However, there are services departing from Dingwall Road East Croydon Station and arriving at Elmsleigh Bus Station via Cromwell Road Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames. However, there are services departing from East Croydon and arriving at Staines via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between South Croydon and Staines-upon-Thames is 18 miles. The road distance is 23 miles.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames without a car is to train which takes 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames, including transfers.

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South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Dingwall Road East Croydon Station.

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South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by Southern, depart from East Croydon station.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames is to train which takes 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 216 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 4 min.

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South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames bus services, operated by London United, arrive at Elmsleigh Bus Station.

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South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Staines station.

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Map of how to get from South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames.
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  • Distance: 18.5 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between South Croydon, England and Staines-upon-Thames, England?

You can take a train from South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames via Clapham Junction in around 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames via Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston and Cromwell Road Bus Station in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
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 Sutton Head Post Office to Fairfield Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.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
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
abellio.co.uk
Hallmark Buses
Website
hallmarkbus.com
Bus from Kingston Upon Thames, Eden Street to Staines, Edgell Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
hallmarkbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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 Staines-upon-Thames is 23 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from South Croydon to Staines-upon-Thames.

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