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There are 6 ways to get from Southend Central Station to Croydon 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, subway  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to West Ham
  2. Take the subway from West Ham station to London Bridge station
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to East Croydon

$20 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$14 - $21

4 alternative options

Train, line 75 bus  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Limehouse
  2. Take the line 75 bus from Lewisham Station to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent 75

$18 - $23

Train, line 468 bus  •  2h 36m

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 468 bus from Elephant & Castle London Rd to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent 468

$25 - $32

Taxi  •  1h 4m

  1. Take a taxi from Southend Central Station to Croydon 48.1 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  1h 4m

  1. Drive from Southend Central Station to Croydon 48.1 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southend Central Station to Croydon is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Central Station to Croydon is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 1h 4m.

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The distance between Southend Central Station and Croydon is 37 miles. The road distance is 48.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Central Station to Croydon without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 16m and costs £15 - £24.

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It takes approximately 1h 16m to get from Southend Central Station to Croydon, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Central Station to Croydon is 48 miles. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from Southend Central Station to Croydon.

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There are 8843+ hotels available in Croydon. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southend Central Station to Croydon.
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  • Distance: 36.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 16m

What companies run services between Southend Central Station, England and Croydon, England?

National Express operates a bus from Southend Central Station to Croydon once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2h 15m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to West Ham
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Limehouse
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham Station to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Elephant & Castle London Rd to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Southend Central Station to Croydon
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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