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Even the shortest journeys around London can take longer than you’d like, but trains from Purley to East Croydon take less than 10 minutes to get you there, with over 150 services running 24 hours every day. Quick, easy and accessible, find out more on costs of train tickets from Purley to East Croydon directly through our website, as well as further information on journey times and other services.

Journey information from Purley to East Croydon

  • How long is the average journey duration from Purley to East Croydon? 0 hours 6 minutes
  • How long is the fastest journey duration from Purley to East Croydon? 0 hours 5 minutes
  • When is the first train from Purley to East Croydon? 05:13
  • When is the last train from Purley to East Croydon? 23:18
  • How many services run for Purley to East Croydon today? 37

The above information is intended as a guide. It may not include timetable alterations because of engineering work, unplanned disruption etc. Please use the journey planner to plan your journey before you travel. Some tickets are subject to restrictions. Please check these before you travel.

The information above refers to direct journeys only. Other journeys may be available by changing train or by using a different London Terminal. At certain times buses may operate some of the journeys shown. Services of all operators on the route shown are included in the figures. Not all tickets may be used on all services.

On many routes, the last journey before services finish for the day departs after midnight. Where this is the case, it is this service (in the early hours of the following morning), and not the last one before midnight that is shown.


Tips on how to book cheaper train tickets

Purchase a Railcard

If you’d like to save 1/3 on your train tickets from Purley to East Croydon, you might want to check out our wide selection of Railcards, which include those for disabled persons, friends and family, 16-25-year-olds and more.

Choose to go Off-Peak

For those who can afford to be flexible with their plans, travelling outside the usual rush hours can allow you to take advantage of our cheaper Off-Peak tickets. However, please check our journey planner to ensure your intended journey is eligible.

Travel together with GroupSave

Should you be making the trip during Off-Peak hours as part of a group of 3-9 adults, our GroupSave offering can earn you 34% off your train tickets from Purley to East Croydon.

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