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There are 5 ways to get from Sutton to Charlton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the train from Sutton (London) to Wimbledon
  2. Take the train from Wimbledon to Shepperton

£10 - £17

Cheapest option

Bus, line 216 bus  •  1h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Cheam Broadway to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston X26
  2. Take the line 216 bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Ashford Common, Napier Road 216

£4

3 alternative options

Line 213 bus, line 216 bus  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the line 213 bus from Cheam Road Gander Green Lane to Fairfield Bus Station 213
  2. Take the line 216 bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Ashford Common, Napier Road 216

£4

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sutton to Charlton 16 miles

£40 - £50

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Sutton to Charlton 16 miles

£2 - £4

Sutton to Charlton by train

The train journey time between Sutton and Charlton is around 1h 14m and covers a distance of around 19 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h. Operated by Thameslink and South Western Railway, the Sutton to Charlton train service departs from Sutton (London) and arrives in Shepperton. Typically 220 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 14m
Fastest train time:
1h
Train distance:
19 miles
Trains per week:
220
Cheapest price:
£10
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:49
Last train departs at:
23:19

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Sutton to Charlton train schedules

Sutton → Charlton
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Charlton is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Sutton to Charlton is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sutton to Charlton is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sutton to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Cheam Broadway and arriving at Ashford Common, Napier Road via Cromwell Road Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sutton to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Sutton (London) and arriving at Shepperton via Wimbledon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 12m.

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The distance between Sutton and Charlton is 11 miles. The road distance is 16 miles.

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The best way to get from Sutton to Charlton without a car is to train which takes 1h 12m and costs £9 - £18.

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It takes approximately 1h 12m to get from Sutton to Charlton, including transfers.

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Sutton to Charlton bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Cheam Broadway station.

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Sutton to Charlton train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Sutton (London) station.

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The best way to get from Sutton to Charlton is to train which takes 1h 12m and costs £9 - £18. Alternatively, you can bus and line 216 bus, which costs £4 and takes 1h 18m.

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Map of how to get from Sutton to Charlton.
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  • Distance: 11.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 12m

What companies run services between Sutton, England and Charlton, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Sutton to Charlton via Wimbledon in around 1h 12m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sutton to Charlton via Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston and Cromwell Road Bus Station in around 1h 18m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Sutton (London) to Wimbledon
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£3 - £5
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cheam Broadway to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Ashford Common, Napier Road
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Cheam Road Gander Green Lane to Fairfield Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Sutton to Charlton
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
£40 - £50
Sutton Mini Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3642 3276
Website
stationcars247.co.uk
Clocktower Cars
Phone
+44 20 8643 2255
Website
clocktowercarsuk.com
Cheam Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3642 6174
Website
cheamairporttransfer.co.uk

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Sutton to Charlton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Ashford Common, Napier Road station.

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Sutton to Charlton train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Shepperton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sutton to Charlton is 16 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Sutton to Charlton.

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