There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Croydon by train, bus 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  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction

$29 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus, line 468 bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032 / ...
  2. Take the line 468 bus from Elephant & Castle London Rd to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent 468

$13 - $17

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to South Terminal Bus Station 206 / ...

$31 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Croydon 82.9 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Croydon is to bus and line 468 bus which costs £10 - £13 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Croydon is to train which costs £22 - £35 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Croydon is 66 miles. The road distance is 82.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Southampton to Croydon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Croydon. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and Elephant & Castle London Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Croydon. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at East Croydon via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Southampton, England and Croydon, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Southampton to Croydon hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 11 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton to Croydon hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $30 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle London Rd to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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