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Duration 1h 54m
Distance 40.8 miles
Average price £30
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Braintree and Dartford takes 1h 54m and the fastest train takes 1h 42m. There is a train service every few hours from Braintree to Dartford. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Braintree
  2. Stratford DLR Station
  3. Dartford
1h 44m
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£24 - £46

Braintree to Dartford train times

Trains run hourly between Braintree and Dartford. The earliest departure is at 17:44 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Braintree is at 22:00 which arrives into Dartford at 23:51. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 54m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Braintree to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Braintree and arriving at Dartford via Stratford DLR Station and Woolwich Arsenal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 44m.

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The distance between Braintree and Dartford is 33 miles. The road distance is 40.8 miles.

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Braintree to Dartford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Braintree station.

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Braintree to Dartford train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station.

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