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East Croydon to London Bridge by train

It takes an average of 29m to travel from East Croydon to London Bridge by train, over a distance of around 9 miles (14 km). There are normally 251 trains per day travelling from East Croydon to London Bridge and tickets for this journey start from £7.30 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 13m
PriceFrom £7.30
Distance9 miles (14 km)
Frequency251 trains per day
First train02:37
Last train02:10
Departure stationEast Croydon
Arrival stationLondon Bridge
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsSoutheastern, Thameslink, Southern

East Croydon to London Bridge train times

Check out the next trains departing from East Croydon to London Bridge for Tuesday 12th July 2022 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
13:52 14:36 44m, direct
13:57 14:31 34m, direct
14:01 14:15 14m, direct
14:03 14:20 17m, direct
14:15 14:30 15m, direct
14:18 14:34 16m, direct
14:21 14:34 13m, direct
14:22 15:06 44m, direct
14:27 15:01 34m, direct
14:31 14:45 14m, direct

Travelling by train from East Croydon to London Bridge

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The train from East Croydon to London Bridge usually takes around 27m but can take just 13m on the fastest services. The main rail operators on this popular route are Thameslink and Southern, who provide around 252 trains every day. As there are direct trains between East Croydon and London Bridge, there’s no need for changes along the way. 

It doesn’t matter whether you’re taking a Thameslink or Southern service, you can enjoy free WiFi and comfortable seating on either service. 

If you want to snap up the cheapest fares, book an Off-Peak train ticket – generally, train tickets are cheaper when you travel Off-Peak rather than at Peak times. Looking to save even more? Get a Railcard and start saving 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year.

Ready to start your journey from East Croydon to London Bridge? Start your search for train tickets with us today. Read on for more information, including our timetable where you can view first and last train times, as well as tips on how to find cheap train tickets.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from East Croydon to London Bridge? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from East Croydon to London Bridge take?

The average journey time by train between East Croydon and London Bridge is 29 minutes, with around 251 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between East Croydon and London Bridge by train?

The fastest journey time by train from East Croydon to London Bridge is 13 minutes.

How much does the train from East Croydon to London Bridge cost?

Train ticket prices from East Croydon to London Bridge can start from as little as £7.30 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from East Croydon to London Bridge?

Yes, it is possible to travel from East Croydon to London Bridge without having to change trains. There are 251 direct trains from East Croydon to London Bridge each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from East Croydon to London Bridge leave?

The first train from East Croydon to London Bridge leaves at 02:37. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from East Croydon to London Bridge leave?

The last train from East Croydon to London Bridge leaves at 02:10. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between East Croydon and London Bridge by train?

Trains travelling from East Croydon to London Bridge cover a distance of around 9 miles (14 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from London Bridge to East Croydon.

Cheap train tickets from East Croydon to London Bridge

Train tickets from East Croydon to London Bridge start at £7.30 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for East Croydon to London Bridge is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

Split your tickets

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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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