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Duration 1h 44m
Distance 72.7 miles
Average price £33
Frequency 5/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Reading and Dartford takes 1h 44m and the fastest train takes 1h 21m. The train runs at least 5 times per hour from Reading 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.

Train

  1. Reading
  2. London Charing Cross
  3. Dartford
1h 59m
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£23 - £57

Reading to Dartford train times

Trains run every 15 minutes between Reading and Dartford. The earliest departure is at 20:14 in the evening, and the last departure from Reading is at 22:53 which arrives into Dartford at 01:06. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 44m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Reading to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Dartford via Paddington station and London Charing Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 59m.

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The distance between Reading and Dartford is 51 miles. The road distance is 72.7 miles.

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Reading to Dartford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Reading station.

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Reading to Dartford train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Dartford station.

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There are 10898+ hotels available in Dartford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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