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Duration 4h 21m
Distance 267 miles
Average price £180
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Lancaster and Dartford takes 4h 21m and the fastest train takes 3h 40m. There is an hourly train service from Lancaster 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. Lancaster
  2. London St Pancras International LL
  3. Dartford
3h 59m
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£96 - £305

Lancaster to Dartford train times

Trains run hourly between Lancaster and Dartford. The earliest departure is at 05:11 in the morning, and the last departure from Lancaster is at 20:57 which arrives into Dartford at 06:26. All services require a transfer at London Euston and take an average of 4h 21m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Lancaster to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Lancaster and arriving at Dartford via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 59m.

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The distance between Lancaster and Dartford is 221 miles. The road distance is 267 miles.

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Lancaster to Dartford train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Lancaster station.

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Lancaster to Dartford train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Dartford station.

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