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There are 5 ways to get from South Croydon to Thamesmead by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to City Thameslink
  2. Take the train from City Thameslink to Abbey Wood (London)

$15 - $20

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Line 197 bus, line 177 bus  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the line 197 bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Peckham Bus Station 197
  2. Take the line 177 bus from Peckham Bus Station to Thamesmead, Boxgrove Road 177

$3

3 alternative options

Train, line 177 bus  •  1h 29m

  1. Take the train from South Croydon to New Cross Gate
  2. Take the line 177 bus from New Cross Gate Station to Thamesmead, Boxgrove Road 177

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  34m

  1. Take a taxi from South Croydon to Thamesmead 18.3 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  34m

  1. Drive from South Croydon to Thamesmead 18.3 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from South Croydon to Thamesmead is to line 197 bus and line 177 bus which costs £2 and takes 2h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from South Croydon to Thamesmead is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Croydon station to Thamesmead. However, there are services departing from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station and arriving at Thamesmead, Boxgrove Road via Peckham Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 7m.

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No, there is no direct train from South Croydon to Thamesmead. However, there are services departing from East Croydon and arriving at Abbey Wood (London) via City Thameslink. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 10m.

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The distance between South Croydon and Thamesmead is 13 miles. The road distance is 18.3 miles.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Thamesmead without a car is to train which takes 1h 10m and costs £11 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1h 10m to get from South Croydon to Thamesmead, including transfers.

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South Croydon to Thamesmead bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station.

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

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Thamesmead is to train which takes 1h 10m and costs £11 - £16. Alternatively, you can line 197 bus and line 177 bus, which costs £2 and takes 2h 7m.

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Map of how to get from South Croydon to Thamesmead.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 10m

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

You can take a train from South Croydon to Thamesmead via City Thameslink in around 1h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Croydon to Thamesmead via Peckham Bus Station in around 2h 7m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to City Thameslink
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from City Thameslink to Abbey Wood (London)
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from New Cross Gate Station to Thamesmead, Boxgrove Road
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Peckham Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Peckham Bus Station to Thamesmead, Boxgrove Road
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from South Croydon to Thamesmead
Ave. Duration
34m
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
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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South Croydon to Thamesmead bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Thamesmead, Boxgrove Road station.

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South Croydon to Thamesmead train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Abbey Wood (London) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Croydon to Thamesmead is 18 miles. It takes approximately 34m to drive from South Croydon to Thamesmead.

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