There are 6 ways to get from South Croydon to West Thurrock by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from South Croydon to London Bridge
  2. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
  3. Take the train from West Ham to Chafford Hundred

$17 - $26

Cheapest option

Line 353 bus, bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 353 bus from Addington Village Interchange to Derry Downs, Carlton Parade 353
  2. Take the bus from Derry Downs, Carlton Parade to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 477|Shoppers Heaven

$15

4 alternative options

Train, Tube via Purfleet  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from South Croydon to London Bridge
  2. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
  3. Take the train from West Ham to Purfleet

$19 - $28

Tube, line 370 bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the Tube from Blackfriars Underground Station to Upminster Underground Station District
  2. Take the line 370 bus from Upminster Station Forecourt to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 370

$21 - $27

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Croydon to West Thurrock 25.5 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from South Croydon to West Thurrock 25.5 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Croydon station to West Thurrock. However, there are services departing from Birdhurst Road South Croydon Station and arriving at Lakeside, Tesco via Addington Village Interchange, Derry Downs, Carlton Parade and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between South Croydon and West Thurrock is 18 miles. The road distance is 25.5 miles.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to West Thurrock without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from South Croydon to West Thurrock, including transfers.

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South Croydon to West Thurrock bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Addington Village Interchange station.

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South Croydon to West Thurrock bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, arrive at Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre).

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Yes, the driving distance between South Croydon to West Thurrock is 26 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from South Croydon to West Thurrock.

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There are 396+ hotels available in West Thurrock. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Croydon to West Thurrock.
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  • Distance: 17.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

What companies run services between South Croydon, England and West Thurrock, England?

You can take a bus from South Croydon to West Thurrock via Addington Village Interchange, Derry Downs, Carlton Parade, and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 3 h 10 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from South Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars Underground Station to Upminster Underground Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Purfleet
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Upminster Station Forecourt to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Addington Village Interchange to Derry Downs, Carlton Parade
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Derry Downs, Carlton Parade to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from South Croydon to West Thurrock
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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