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Travelling from Purley to Croydon by train

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

Are there direct trains from Purley to Croydon?

Direct trains from Purley to Croydon have been found.

We usually find around 102 direct trains on the route from Purley to Croydon every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 136 departures.

How long is the train journey from Purley to Croydon?

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

What are the Purley to Croydon train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Croydon is usually scheduled to depart Purley around 04:25 and the last train is around 23:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Purley around 05:24, and the last at 23:42.

When to book Purley to Croydon 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 Purley to Croydon by train.

Which train companies operate between Purley and Croydon?

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

  • Southern
  • Thameslink

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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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