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There are 4 ways to get from Aveley to Aylesford by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 372 bus, train

  1. Take the line 372 bus from Aveley, Hanford Road to Rainham Station
  2. Take the train from Rainham (London) to West Ham
  3. Take the train from West Ham DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station
  4. Take the train from Stratford International to Strood
  5. Take the train from Strood to Aylesford

Cheapest option

Line 372 bus, train via Woolwich Arsenal

  1. Take the line 372 bus from Aveley Library to Rainham Station
  2. Take the train from Rainham (London) to West Ham
  3. Take the train from West Ham DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
  4. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Strood
  5. Take the train from Strood to Aylesford

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Aveley to Aylesford

Drive

  1. Drive from Aveley to Aylesford

Aveley to Aylesford by bus and train

The journey time between Aveley and Aylesford is around 2h 24m and covers a distance of around 48 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 10m. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 38m. Operated by London Buses, c2c, Dockland Light Railway (DLR) and others, the Aveley to Aylesford service departs from Aveley, Hanford Road and arrives in Aylesford. Typically 146 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 13m
Layover time:
1h 10m
Total time:
2h 24m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 38m
Journey distance:
48 miles
Services per week:
146
Cheapest price:
£22
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:43
Last service departs at:
23:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Aveley to Aylesford bus and train schedules

Departing Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aveley to Aylesford is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 27 min.

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The fastest way to get from Aveley to Aylesford is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £50 - £65 and takes 27 min.

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The distance between Aveley and Aylesford is 17 miles. The road distance is 24.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Aveley to Aylesford without a car is to line 372 bus and train which takes 2h 29m and costs £22 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2h 29m to get from Aveley to Aylesford, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aveley to Aylesford is 24 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Aveley to Aylesford.

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Map of how to get from Aveley to Aylesford.
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  • Distance: 16.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 29m

What companies run services between Aveley, England and Aylesford, England?

There is no direct connection from Aveley to Aylesford. However, you can take the line 372 bus to Rainham Station, take the walk to Rainham (London), take the train to West Ham, take the walk to West Ham DLR Station, take the train to Stratford International DLR Station, take the walk to Stratford International, take the train to Strood, then take the train to Aylesford. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Aveley to Aylesford via Rainham Station, Rainham (London), West Ham, West Ham DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal, and Strood in around 2h 50m.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Ham DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £5
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Train from West Ham DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £6
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £6
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£1 - £3
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2 - £3
South Eastern Trains Service
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Strood
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £26
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£12 - £18
1st Class
£18 - £26
Train from Strood to Aylesford
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £14
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£4 - £6
1st Class
£9 - £14
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Strood
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£10 - £13
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aveley, Hanford Road to Rainham Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Aveley Library to Rainham Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Aveley to Aylesford
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Thameside Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 371 654
Website
thamesidetaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis ADF
Phone
+44 7984 803 991
Website
graystaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 506 163
Website
graystaxi.co.uk
Grays CabLine
Phone
+44 1375 506 162
Website
grayscabline.co.uk
Swanscombe Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 524
Website
swanscombecars.co.uk
ASAP Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 525
Website
asapcars247.co.uk
All Dartford Cars
Phone
+44 1322 808 080
Tilbury Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 855 555
Saturn Taxis
Phone
+44 1474 35 35 35
Website
saturntaxisltd.co.uk
Reliance Taxis
Phone
+44 1474 567 567
Website
reliancetaxis.uk
Gravesend Taxis
Phone
+44 7940 413 392
Website
gravesendtaxis.co.uk

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