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Cheap train tickets from London to Croydon

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London to Croydon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Southern
08:360h31
London
09:07Croydon
£81One-way
0 changes
Southern
08:000h33
London
08:33Croydon
£81One-way
0 changes
Southern
08:050h17
London
08:22Croydon
£81One-way
0 changes
Southern
00:150h32
London
00:47Croydon
£81One-way
0 changes
Southern
00:020h22
London
00:24Croydon
£81One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon to Croydon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 18 June
Southern
08:360h31
London
09:07Croydon
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Southern
08:000h33
London
08:33Croydon
0 changes
Southern
00:020h22
London
00:24Croydon
0 changes
Southern
08:050h17
London
08:22Croydon
0 changes
Southern
08:060h46
London
08:52Croydon
0 changes

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Train times from London to Croydon

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Fastest Journey

15 m

Average

27 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

14 km

Of the 8 trains that leave London for Croydon every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thameslink
12:300h15
London
12:45Croydon
£91One-way
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Southern
08:050h17
London
08:22Croydon
£81One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
00:070h20
London
00:27Croydon
£91One-way
0 changes
Southern
00:020h22
London
00:24Croydon
£81One-way
0 changes
Southern
08:360h31
London
09:07Croydon
£81One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from London to Croydon

distanceDistance9 miles
durationAverage train duration13 min
priceAverage train ticket price£9 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 42 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSouthern or Thameslink

Trains from London to Croydon cover the 9 miles long trip taking on average 13 min with our travel partners like Southern or Thameslink. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £8, but the average price of train tickets is £9. Travellers depart most frequently from London Waterloo and arrive in East Croydon.

Train providers: Southern and Thameslink trains London to Croydon

Find the best trains to Croydon from London with Omio's travel partners Southern and Thameslink from £8. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Southern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local commuter services. Its trains include the InterCity 125, InterCity 225, and Class 444 and 450. It also offers a variety of ticket types, such as Advance, Off-Peak, and Super Off-Peak. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Southern Rail are London to Brighton, London to Southampton, and London to Portsmouth.

London to Croydon train information with Southern:

  • Average Duration: 16 min
  • Cheapest Price: £8
  • Southern frequency: 27 a day

FAQs: London to Croydon train

FAQs: Travel by train from London to Croydon easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Croydon.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London to Croydon can start from as little as £8 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London to Croydon is £9; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between London and Croydon is on average 13 min   for the 9 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Croydon from London by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London to Croydon leaves at 05: 06. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London to Croydon leaves at 23: 32.
Yes, there are 42 direct trains a day from London to Croydon with Southern or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Take the London to Croydon train with Southern or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route from London to Croydon as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 32.

When departing from London, you have various train station options to start your trip from including London Waterloo, London Euston and London St Pancras International. When arriving in Croydon, you can end your journey in train stations like East Croydon, West Croydon and South Croydon.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Waterloo, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at East Croydon, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Croydon from London is worth doing with a journey time of 13 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from London to Croydon by train is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from London to Croydon including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in London and Croydon

London
Croydon
London Euston is the most popular London railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in London for your journey to Croydon.
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Public transport options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transport options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139
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24/7
Public transport options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Metro: Tube Lines.
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transport options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Metro: N/A
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Phone Number
+44 3450774224
Public transport options for London Victoria
Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
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Phone Number
+44 3451652030
Public transport options for London Waterloo
Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
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+44 345 711 4141
Public transport options for London Liverpool Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
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Public transport options for London Bridge
Onward travel information: The Bus Station is located directly outside the main entrance at upper level. There are also bus stops outside on Tooley Street. For further information on buses, a bus information kiosk is also located outside the main doors of the station at upper level.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services are usually found outside the front of the station. However this is sometimes subject to change. Please check engineering posters or consult a member of staff.
Metro: For North and North East Kent and South East London
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Public transport options for London Marylebone
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
Metro: Bakerloo Line.
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Public transport options for Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3
Onward travel information: National Rail trains serving London Paddington National Express coaches to Victoria Coach Station and Gatwick Airport London Underground
Metro: Connection available with the London Underground (Piccadilly Line)
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Public transport options for London Charing Cross
Metro: Bakerloo Line Northern Line.

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