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

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Train  •  1 h 15 min

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

$15 - $20

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Line 197 bus, line 177 bus  •  2 h 5 min

  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  •  1 h 27 min

  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  •  34 min

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

$85 - $110

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from South Croydon to Thamesmead 18.3 miles

$3 - $6

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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 2 h 5 min.

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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 London Blackfriars. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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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 1 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min 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 1 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 197 bus and line 177 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 5 min.

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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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Map of how to get from South Croydon to Thamesmead.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from South Croydon to Thamesmead via London Blackfriars in around 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Croydon to Thamesmead via Peckham Bus Station in around 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Abbey Wood (London)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from New Cross Gate Station to Thamesmead, Boxgrove Road
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cherry Orchard Road East Croydon Station to Peckham Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Peckham Bus Station to Thamesmead, Boxgrove Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from South Croydon to Thamesmead
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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 Thamesmead is 18 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from South Croydon to Thamesmead.

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