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London Bridge to East Croydon by train

It takes an average of 29m to travel from London Bridge to East Croydon by train, over a distance of around 9 miles (14 km). There are normally 276 trains per day travelling from London Bridge to East Croydon and tickets for this journey start from £6.50 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 13m
PriceFrom £6.50
Distance9 miles (14 km)
Frequency276 trains per day
First train02:47
Last train02:16
Departure stationLondon Bridge
Arrival stationEast Croydon
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsThameslink, Southern

London Bridge to East Croydon train times

Check out the next trains departing from London Bridge to East Croydon for Tuesday 17th August 2021 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
14:51 15:06 15m, direct
15:00 15:14 14m, direct
15:05 15:18 13m, direct
15:07 15:21 14m, direct
15:10 15:44 34m, direct
15:14 15:54 40m, direct
15:15 15:28 13m, direct
15:17 15:31 14m, direct
15:21 15:36 15m, direct
15:30 15:44 14m, direct

Travelling by train from London Bridge to East Croydon

Want to find out more about taking the train from London Bridge to East Croydon? Look no further.

The train from London Bridge to East Croydon usually takes around 29m but can take just 13m on the fastest services, with around 276 trains running on this popular route every day. You won’t need to worry about making any changes along the way either as direct trains are available.

This route is served by Thameslink and Southern services, so hop on board and enjoy free WiFi and comfortable seating on either train.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices – we’ll show you how much you can save on your train tickets if you travel Off-Peak or get a Railcard.

Ready to book? Start your search for train tickets from London Bridge to East Croydon with us today. Keep reading 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 London Bridge to East Croydon? 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 London Bridge to East Croydon take?

The average journey time by train between London Bridge and East Croydon is 29 minutes, with around 276 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 London Bridge and East Croydon by train?

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

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

Train ticket prices from London Bridge to East Croydon can start from as little as £6.50 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 London Bridge to East Croydon?

Yes, it is possible to travel from London Bridge to East Croydon without having to change trains. There are 276 direct trains from London Bridge to East Croydon each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from London Bridge to East Croydon leaves at 02:47. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from London Bridge to East Croydon leaves at 02:16. 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 London Bridge and East Croydon by train?

Trains travelling from London Bridge to East Croydon 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 East Croydon to London Bridge.

Cheap train tickets from London Bridge to East Croydon

Train tickets from London Bridge to East Croydon start at £6.50 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, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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 London Bridge to East Croydon 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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