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There are 6 ways to get from West Croydon Station to Charlton by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train via East Croydon  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Upper Halliford

Cheapest option

Bus, line 216 bus  •  1h 48m

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

4 alternative options

Train  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the train from West Croydon to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Upper Halliford

Tram, train  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the tram from Croydon, Church Street Tram Stop to Wimbledon Tram Stop Tram
  2. Take the train from Wimbledon to Upper Halliford

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from West Croydon Station to Charlton 19.7 miles

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from West Croydon Station to Charlton 19.7 miles

West Croydon Station to Charlton by walk and train

The journey time between West Croydon Station and Charlton is around 1h 3m and covers a distance of around 24 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 15 min. The fastest journey normally takes 50 min. Operated by Southern Service and South Western Railway, the West Croydon Station to Charlton service departs from West Croydon Station and arrives in Upper Halliford. Typically 250 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
48 min
Layover time:
15 min
Total time:
1h 3m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
50 min
Journey distance:
24 miles
Services per week:
250
Cheapest price:
£12
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:10
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

West Croydon Station to Charlton walk and train schedules

Walk services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Departing Tuesday

Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

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The cheapest way to get from West Croydon Station to Charlton is to bus and line 216 bus which costs £4 and takes 1h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from West Croydon Station to Charlton is to taxi which costs £110 - £130 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from West Croydon Station station to Charlton. However, there are services departing from West Croydon Bus Station and arriving at Ashford Common, Napier Road via Cromwell Road Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from West Croydon Station to Charlton. However, there are services departing from East Croydon and arriving at Upper Halliford via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 24m.

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The distance between West Croydon Station and Charlton is 15 miles. The road distance is 19.7 miles.

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The best way to get from West Croydon Station to Charlton without a car is to train via East Croydon which takes 1h 24m and costs £11 - £22.

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It takes approximately 1h 24m to get from West Croydon Station to Charlton, including transfers.

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West Croydon Station to Charlton bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from West Croydon Bus Station.

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West Croydon Station to Charlton train services, operated by Southern Service, depart from East Croydon station.

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The best way to get from West Croydon Station to Charlton is to train via East Croydon which takes 1h 24m and costs £11 - £22. Alternatively, you can bus and line 216 bus, which costs £4 and takes 1h 48m.

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Map of how to get from West Croydon Station to Charlton.
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  • Distance: 14.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 24m

What companies run services between West Croydon Station, England and Charlton, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from West Croydon Station to Charlton via East Croydon and Clapham Junction in around 1h 24m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from West Croydon Station to Charlton via Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston and Cromwell Road Bus Station in around 1h 48m.

Train operators
Southern Service
Phone
+44 3451 27 29 20
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £8
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£4 - £7
Anytime 1st Class
£6 - £8
Train from West Croydon to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £8
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£4 - £7
Anytime 1st Class
£6 - £8
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Upper Halliford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£7 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£12 - £14
Train from Wimbledon to Upper Halliford
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £12
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£5 - £7
Anytime Day 1st Class
£9 - £12
London Tramlink
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Tram from Croydon, Church Street Tram Stop to Wimbledon Tram Stop
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Tramlink
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 20 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 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from West Croydon Station to Charlton
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
£110 - £130
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

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

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West Croydon Station to Charlton train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Upper Halliford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between West Croydon Station to Charlton is 20 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from West Croydon Station to Charlton.

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