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Duration 34 min
Distance 15 miles
Average price £8
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Dartford and ExCeL London takes 34 min and the fastest train takes 26 min. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Dartford to ExCeL London. 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. Dartford
  2. Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
  3. ExCeL London
45 min
£5 - £19

Dartford to ExCeL London train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Dartford and ExCeL London. The earliest departure is at 07:28 in the morning, and the last departure from Dartford is at 20:15 which arrives into ExCeL London at 20:49. All services require a transfer at Woolwich Arsenal and take an average of 34 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Dartford to ExCeL London station. However, there are services departing from Dartford and arriving at Pontoon Dock DLR Station via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Dartford and ExCeL London is 9 miles. The road distance is 15 miles.

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Dartford to ExCeL London train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Dartford station.

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Dartford to ExCeL London train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Pontoon Dock DLR Station.

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There are 8308+ hotels available in ExCeL London. Prices start at £75 per night.

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