There are 6 ways to get from Barking to Dartford by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  13 min

  1. Take the train from Barking to Purfleet

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 96 bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Plumstead High Street Plumsted Stn to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) 96

$5

4 alternative options

Line 229 bus, line 428 bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 229 bus from Thamesmead Town Centre to Erith Town Centre Cross Street 229 / ...
  2. Take the line 428 bus from Erith Town Centre Cross Street to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) 428

$5

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to Dartford 16.3 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Barking to Dartford 16.3 miles

$3 - $6

Walk  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Walk from Barking to Dartford 12.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barking to Dartford is to line 96 bus which costs £4 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barking to Dartford is to train which costs £4 - £7 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Plumstead High Street Plumsted Stn and arriving at Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park). Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barking and arriving at Purfleet. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Barking and Dartford is 8 miles. The road distance is 16.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Barking to Dartford without a car is to train which takes 13 min and costs £4 - £7.

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The train from Barking to Purfleet takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Barking to Dartford bus services, operated by Stagecoach London, depart from Plumstead High Street Plumsted Stn station.

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Map of how to get from Barking to Dartford.
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  • Distance: 8.3 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

What companies run services between Barking, England and Dartford, England?

c2c operates a train from Barking to Dartford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach London operates a bus from Barking to Dartford every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Purfleet
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plumstead High Street Plumsted Stn to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Thamesmead Town Centre to Erith Town Centre Cross Street
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Erith Town Centre Cross Street to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to Dartford
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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