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There are 4 ways to get from Thornton Heath to Leatherhead by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h

  1. Take the train from Thornton Heath to Sutton (London)
  2. Take the train from Sutton (London) to Leatherhead

£5 - £13

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Bus, line 465 bus  •  2h 46m

  1. Take the bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston X26
  2. Take the line 465 bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Leatherhead, North Street 465

£4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thornton Heath to Leatherhead 15.5 miles

£85 - £110

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Thornton Heath to Leatherhead 15.5 miles

£2 - £4

Thornton Heath to Leatherhead by train

The train journey time between Thornton Heath and Leatherhead is around 56 min and covers a distance of around 14 miles. The fastest train normally takes 44 min. Services are operated by Southern Service. Typically 250 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
56 min
Fastest train time:
44 min
Trains per week:
250
Cheapest price:
£5
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:04
Last train departs at:
23:41

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Thornton Heath to Leatherhead train schedules

Thornton Heath → Leatherhead
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The cheapest way to get from Thornton Heath to Leatherhead is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 29 min.

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The fastest way to get from Thornton Heath to Leatherhead is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £85 - £110 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thornton Heath station to Leatherhead. However, there are services departing from Thornton Heath Station and arriving at Leatherhead, North Street via West Croydon Bus Station and Cromwell Road Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 46m.

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No, there is no direct train from Thornton Heath to Leatherhead. However, there are services departing from Thornton Heath and arriving at Leatherhead via Sutton (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h.

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The distance between Thornton Heath and Leatherhead is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Thornton Heath to Leatherhead without a car is to train which takes 1h and costs £5 - £13.

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It takes approximately 1h to get from Thornton Heath to Leatherhead, including transfers.

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Thornton Heath to Leatherhead bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from West Croydon Bus Station.

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Thornton Heath to Leatherhead train services, operated by Southern Service, depart from Thornton Heath station.

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The best way to get from Thornton Heath to Leatherhead is to train which takes 1h and costs £5 - £13. Alternatively, you can bus and line 465 bus, which costs £4 and takes 2h 46m.

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Map of how to get from Thornton Heath to Leatherhead.
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  • Distance: 12.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h

What companies run services between Thornton Heath, England and Leatherhead, England?

You can take a train from Thornton Heath to Leatherhead via Sutton (London) in around 1h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thornton Heath to Leatherhead via West Croydon Bus Station, Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston, and Cromwell Road Bus Station in around 2h 46m.

Train operators
Southern Service
Phone
+44 3451 27 29 20
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Thornton Heath to Sutton (London)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£4 - £6
Anytime 1st Class
£5 - £7
Train from Sutton (London) to Leatherhead
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £6
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£1 - £3
Anytime 1st Class
£4 - £6
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 West Croydon Bus Station to Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Leatherhead, North Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Thornton Heath to Leatherhead
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Croydon Local Taxis
Phone
+44 20 8681 3333
Croydon Cars MiniCab Taxi Service
Phone
+44 20 8686 4000
Website
croydoncar.co.uk
Croydon Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3740 6094
Website
croydonairporttransfer.co.uk
Cabhoo Minicabs Service
Phone
+44 20 8686 4545
Anerley Minicab Cars
Phone
+44 20 3874 0222
Website
anerleyminicab.co.uk
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk

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Thornton Heath to Leatherhead bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Leatherhead, North Street station.

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Thornton Heath to Leatherhead train services, operated by Southern Service, arrive at Leatherhead station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thornton Heath to Leatherhead is 16 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Thornton Heath to Leatherhead.

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