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

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Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Basildon to Barking
  2. Take the train from Barking to Purfleet

$9 - $13

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Line 100 bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 100 / ...

$4 - $8

4 alternative options

Line 100 bus, line 44 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Grays, Bus Station 100 / ...
  2. Take the line 44 bus from Grays, Bus Station to Purfleet, Railway Station 44 / ...

Line 100 bus via Dartford, Home Gardens  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 100 / ...

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basildon to Dartford 18.8 miles

$85 - $100

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Basildon to Dartford 18.8 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Basildon to Dartford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basildon to Dartford is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basildon station to Dartford station. However, there are services departing from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Purfleet, Railway Station via Grays, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basildon to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Basildon and arriving at Purfleet via Barking. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Basildon and Dartford is 14 miles. The road distance is 18.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Basildon to Dartford without a car is to train which takes 50 min and costs £6 - £11.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Basildon to Dartford, including transfers.

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Basildon to Dartford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station.

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Basildon to Dartford train services, operated by c2c, depart from Basildon station.

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The best way to get from Basildon to Dartford is to train which takes 50 min and costs £6 - £11. Alternatively, you can line 100 bus and line 44 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Basildon to Dartford.
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  • Distance: 13.5 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

You can take a train from Basildon to Dartford via Barking in around 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basildon to Dartford via Grays, Bus Station in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to Barking
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Purfleet
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Grays, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Grays, Bus Station to Purfleet, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ensignbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Basildon to Dartford
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$85 - $100
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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Basildon to Dartford bus services, operated by Ensign Bus, arrive at Purfleet, Railway Station.

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Basildon to Dartford train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Purfleet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basildon to Dartford is 19 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Basildon to Dartford.

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