How to get from London to Croydon

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Travel Information from London to Croydon

distanceDistance9 miles (14 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £8 • 12 min
carriersPopular travel companiesThameslink

Travel 9 miles (14 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train to Croydon from London. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Thameslink among others. Travellers can even take a direct from London to Croydon.

Travel Tips: Travel from London to Croydon

Travel 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.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Croydon from London. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from London to Croydon, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Croydon:

A flight is about £2 less than a coach, which costs on average £2 for this journey.

A flight is generally £1 less than a ferry for the same journey. A ferry costs on average £1 from London to Croydon.

A flight is £8 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from London to Croydon costing on average £8.

The fastest way from London to Croydon is by train with an average journey time of 12 min.

Other travel options between London and Croydon can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 1 h 14 min.

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The distance from London to Croydon is approximately 9 miles (14 km).

The average frequency per day from London to Croydon is:

  • Around 108 coaches per day.
  • Around 225 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from London to Croydon as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from London to Croydon:

  • Trains from London to Croydon most often leave from London Victoria and arrive in East Croydon.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Croydon, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Thameslink can take you to Croydon by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Thameslink from London to Croydon for £8.
Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Croydon often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Birmingham, Luton or Brighton and Hove. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Croydon itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Croydon and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from London to Croydon, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £2 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £1 one way.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average £8 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from London to Croydon online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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