London Farringdon to Sydenham - travel by train, bus and rail

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Tube/DLR/Overground

Average journey time: 39 mins

London Farringdon to Sydenham

Leave at 05:28 and arrive at 06:10
Journey time 42 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Hammersmith & City line to Whitechapel

  • Barbican Underground Station
  • Moorgate Underground Station
  • Liverpool Street Underground Station
  • Aldgate East Underground Station
  • Whitechapel Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Farrindgon Station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

Change for London Overground to Sydenham Rail Station

  • Shadwell Rail Station
  • Wapping Rail Station
  • Rotherhithe Rail Station
  • Canada Water Rail Station
  • Surrey Quays Rail Station
  • New Cross Gate Rail Station
  • Brockley Rail Station
  • Honor Oak Park Rail Station
  • Forest Hill Rail Station
  • Sydenham Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

SYDENHAM STATION: This station has short platforms. Customers are advised to travel in the front 8 coaches and listen to on-board announcements.

London Farringdon to Sydenham

Leave at 05:48 and arrive at 06:25
Journey time 37 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Hammersmith & City line to Whitechapel

  • Barbican Underground Station
  • Moorgate Underground Station
  • Liverpool Street Underground Station
  • Aldgate East Underground Station
  • Whitechapel Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Farrindgon Station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

Change for London Overground to Sydenham Rail Station

  • Shadwell Rail Station
  • Wapping Rail Station
  • Rotherhithe Rail Station
  • Canada Water Rail Station
  • Surrey Quays Rail Station
  • New Cross Gate Rail Station
  • Brockley Rail Station
  • Honor Oak Park Rail Station
  • Forest Hill Rail Station
  • Sydenham Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

SYDENHAM STATION: This station has short platforms. Customers are advised to travel in the front 8 coaches and listen to on-board announcements.

London Farringdon to Sydenham

Leave at 06:02 and arrive at 06:40
Journey time 38 mins
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Hammersmith & City line to Whitechapel

  • Barbican Underground Station
  • Moorgate Underground Station
  • Liverpool Street Underground Station
  • Aldgate East Underground Station
  • Whitechapel Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

From Saturday 15 January to mid May 2022, the Northern line will be closed between Kennington and Moorgate as part of major upgrade works. During this time, Farrindgon Station is expected to be very busy between 07:45-08:45 and 16:30-18:45. Please consider travelling at the quieter times for a more comfortable journey. If you must travel at the busier times, allow more time for your journey.

Change for London Overground to Sydenham Rail Station

  • Shadwell Rail Station
  • Wapping Rail Station
  • Rotherhithe Rail Station
  • Canada Water Rail Station
  • Surrey Quays Rail Station
  • New Cross Gate Rail Station
  • Brockley Rail Station
  • Honor Oak Park Rail Station
  • Forest Hill Rail Station
  • Sydenham Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

SYDENHAM STATION: This station has short platforms. Customers are advised to travel in the front 8 coaches and listen to on-board announcements.

Buses

Average journey time: 52 mins

London Farringdon to Sydenham

Leave at 05:31 and arrive at 06:23
Journey time 51 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with 40 bus to East Dulwich Station

  • Snow Hill
  • Fleet Street / City Thameslink
  • Apothecary Street
  • Blackfriars Station / South Entrance
  • Stamford Street
  • Southwark Station
  • Pocock Street
  • St George's Circus
  • Elephant & Castle / London Road
  • Elephant & Castle Station
  • Larcom Street
  • East Street
  • Westmoreland Road
  • Camberwell Road / Albany Road
  • Bowyer Place
  • Medlar Street
  • Denmark Hill / Camberwell Green
  • Coldharbour Lane
  • King's College Hospital
  • Denmark Hill Station
  • Grove Lane / Champion Park
  • Champion Grove
  • Champion Hill
  • Quorn Road
  • East Dulwich Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for 176 bus to Sydenham Station / Kirkdale

  • Ondine Road
  • Goose Green
  • North Cross Road
  • Melbourne Grove
  • Heber Road
  • Crystal Palace Road
  • Dulwich Library
  • Upland Road
  • Overhill Road
  • Grove Tavern
  • Lordship Lane / Wood Vale
  • Horniman Museum
  • Forest Hill Station / London Road
  • Forest Hill Pools
  • Dartmouth Road / Thorpewood Avenue
  • Sydenham School
  • Sydenham / The Woodman
  • Peak Hill
  • Sydenham Station / Kirkdale

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Sydenham Station

  • Sydenham Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

London Farringdon to Sydenham

Leave at 05:46 and arrive at 06:39
Journey time 52 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with 40 bus to Dulwich Library

  • Snow Hill
  • Fleet Street / City Thameslink
  • Apothecary Street
  • Blackfriars Station / South Entrance
  • Stamford Street
  • Southwark Station
  • Pocock Street
  • St George's Circus
  • Elephant & Castle / London Road
  • Elephant & Castle Station
  • Larcom Street
  • East Street
  • Westmoreland Road
  • Camberwell Road / Albany Road
  • Bowyer Place
  • Medlar Street
  • Denmark Hill / Camberwell Green
  • Coldharbour Lane
  • King's College Hospital
  • Denmark Hill Station
  • Grove Lane / Champion Park
  • Champion Grove
  • Champion Hill
  • Quorn Road
  • East Dulwich Station
  • Ondine Road
  • Goose Green
  • North Cross Road
  • Melbourne Grove
  • Heber Road
  • Crystal Palace Road
  • Dulwich Library

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for 197 bus to Sydenham Station / Kirkdale

  • Upland Road
  • Overhill Road
  • Grove Tavern
  • Lordship Lane / Wood Vale
  • Horniman Museum
  • Forest Hill Station / London Road
  • Forest Hill Pools
  • Dartmouth Road / Thorpewood Avenue
  • Sydenham School
  • Sydenham / The Woodman
  • Peak Hill
  • Sydenham Station / Kirkdale

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Sydenham Station

  • Sydenham Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

London Farringdon to Sydenham

Leave at 06:01 and arrive at 06:57
Journey time 55 mins
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with 40 bus to St George's Circus

  • Snow Hill
  • Fleet Street / City Thameslink
  • Apothecary Street
  • Blackfriars Station / South Entrance
  • Stamford Street
  • Southwark Station
  • Pocock Street
  • St George's Circus

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for 176 bus to Sydenham Station / Kirkdale

  • Elephant & Castle / London Road
  • Elephant & Castle Station
  • Larcom Street
  • East Street
  • Westmoreland Road
  • Camberwell Road / Albany Road
  • Bowyer Place
  • Medlar Street
  • Denmark Hill / Camberwell Green
  • Coldharbour Lane
  • King's College Hospital
  • Denmark Hill Station
  • Grove Lane / Champion Park
  • Champion Grove
  • Champion Hill
  • Quorn Road
  • East Dulwich Station
  • Ondine Road
  • Goose Green
  • North Cross Road
  • Melbourne Grove
  • Heber Road
  • Crystal Palace Road
  • Dulwich Library
  • Upland Road
  • Overhill Road
  • Grove Tavern
  • Lordship Lane / Wood Vale
  • Horniman Museum
  • Forest Hill Station / London Road
  • Forest Hill Pools
  • Dartmouth Road / Thorpewood Avenue
  • Sydenham School
  • Sydenham / The Woodman
  • Peak Hill
  • Sydenham Station / Kirkdale

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Sydenham Station

  • Sydenham Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Cycle

Average journey time: 53 mins

London Farringdon to Sydenham

Leave at 05:33 and arrive at 06:26
Journey time 53 mins
This is a direct service

Start with Cycle to Sydenham Station

    Travel disruption notes

    None known at this time


    Return journey: Sydenham to London Farringdon


    Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

    Frequently asked questions

    What is the average journey time between London Farringdon and Sydenham by London Underground?

    The average journey between London Farringdon and Sydenham by train is 39 mins

    Which tube lines call at London Farringdon?

    The Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines call at London Farringdon

    Which tube lines call at Sydenham?

    The lines call at Sydenham

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