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

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Train  •  13m

  1. Take the train from Plumstead to Dartford

$6 - $11

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Line 229 bus, line 428 bus  •  1h 8m

  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 428

$5

4 alternative options

Line 96 bus  •  47m

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Plumstead High Street Plumsted Stn to Dartford, Pizza Hut 96

Taxi  •  21m

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to Dartford 16.3 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  21m

  1. Drive from Barking to Dartford 16.3 miles

$3 - $6

Walk  •  3h 55m

  1. Walk from Barking to Dartford 12.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Barking to Dartford is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Barking to Dartford is to train which costs £4 - £8 and takes 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Plumstead High Street Plumsted Stn and arriving at Dartford, Pizza Hut. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Plumstead and arriving at Dartford. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13m.

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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 13m and costs £4 - £8.

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The train from Plumstead to Dartford takes 13m including transfers and departs every 20 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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Barking to Dartford train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Plumstead station.

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The best way to get from Barking to Dartford is to train which takes 13m and costs £4 - £8. Alternatively, you can line 96 bus, which costs and takes 47m.

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

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

Thameslink operates a train from Barking to Dartford hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 13m. Southeastern also services this route every 30 minutes. Alternatively, Stagecoach London operates a bus from Barking to Dartford every 15 minutes, and the journey takes 47m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Southeastern
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plumstead High Street Plumsted Stn to Dartford, Pizza Hut
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Thamesmead Town Centre to Erith Town Centre Cross Street
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Erith Town Centre Cross Street to Dartford, Pizza Hut
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to Dartford
Ave. Duration
21m
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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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Barking to Dartford bus services, operated by Stagecoach London, arrive at Dartford, Pizza Hut station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Barking to Dartford is 16 miles. It takes approximately 21m to drive from Barking to Dartford.

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