Length: 26.0 km (16.2 mi)
Ascent/Descent: 522/535m; Net Walking Time: 6 ½ hours
[shorter versions possible (see the webpage), but mostly depending on buses]
Take the 09.17 Caterham and Tattenham Corner train from London Bridge (East Croydon 09.32), arrives Caterham 09.58.
From Victoria take the 09.06 Brighton train (Clapham J 09.13) and change at East Croydon (09.22/09.32).
Return to Charing X (via Orpington, LBG and W’loo East) on xx.13 or xx.43, journey time 44 mins.
Caterham and Knockholt are within the Oyster Zones 1-6.
Tired of reading pages of detailed walk directions? Here is your solution: just follow the well waymarked North Downs Way along one of its better stretches (but do expect some road noise in the early stages), with just minimal directions to hand, found here
: Botley Hill Farmhouse
in Botley Hill
(10.2 km/6.3 mi, food to 15.00). A table has been booked for 12.30.
Tea: a couple of pubs in Knockholt Pound about 4 km from the end and another one, a little closer and a little off-route, in Halstead.
, height profile
, some photos, walk directions
and gpx/kml files