There are 6 ways to get from Southwark to Croydon by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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 via London Bridge  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to East Croydon

$8 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 468 bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 468 bus from Elephant & Castle London Rd to Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent 468

$3

4 alternative options

Train  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from London Blackfriars to East Croydon

$6 - $11

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southwark to Croydon 9.3 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Southwark to Croydon 9.3 miles

$2 - $3

Rideshare  •  40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Croydon 11.2 miles

$4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southwark to Croydon is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southwark to Croydon is to train which costs £6 - £10 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between Southwark and Croydon is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 19 min to get from Southwark to Croydon, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elephant & Castle London Rd and arriving at Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Blackfriars and arriving at East Croydon. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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

Thameslink operates a train from Southwark to Croydon every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 14 min. Southern also services this route hourly. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Southwark to Croydon every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to West Croydon
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
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
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Croydon
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Southwark to Croydon
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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

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