Croydon to Purley by train

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Travelling from Croydon to Purley by train

Fast trains from Croydon to Purley take around 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 3 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Croydon and Purley.

1. Are there direct trains from Croydon to Purley?

Direct trains from Croydon to Purley have been found.

We usually find around 109 direct trains on the route from Croydon to Purley every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 137 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Croydon to Purley?

The Croydon to Purley train travel time is normally about 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Croydon to Purley train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Purley is usually scheduled to depart Croydon around 04:57 and the last train is around 00:34. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Croydon around 06:54, and the last at 00:50.

When to book Croydon to Purley train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Croydon to Purley by train.

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Which train companies operate between Croydon and Purley?

More than one train company operates on the route from Croydon to Purley, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Great Northern
  • Southern
  • Thameslink

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Purley to Croydon by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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