There are 6 ways to get from Catford to Bluewater by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 96 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Hither Green to Dartford
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 96

$12 - $15

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Line 160 bus, line 492 bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 160 bus from Catford, Plassy Road to Sidcup 160
  2. Take the line 492 bus from Sidcup to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 492

$5

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Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Catford Bridge to Lewisham
  2. Take the train from Lewisham to Greenhithe for Bluewater

$15 - $22

Line 208 bus, bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 208 bus from Catford, The Catford Centre to Derry Downs, Orpington Perry Hall Road N199 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Derry Downs, Carlton Parade to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 477|Shoppers Heaven

$10

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Catford to Bluewater 15.4 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Catford to Bluewater 15.4 miles

$3 - $5

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No, there is no direct bus from Catford to Bluewater station. However, there are services departing from Catford, The Catford Centre and arriving at Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) via Derry Downs, Carlton Parade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Catford to Bluewater. However, there are services departing from Catford Bridge and arriving at Greenhithe for Bluewater via Lewisham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Catford and Bluewater is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Catford to Bluewater without a car is to train and line 96 bus which takes 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Catford to Bluewater, including transfers.

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Catford to Bluewater bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Catford, The Catford Centre station.

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Catford to Bluewater train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Catford Bridge station.

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The best way to get from Catford to Bluewater is to train which takes 1 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 208 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 37 min.

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Catford to Bluewater bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, arrive at Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre).

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Catford to Bluewater train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Greenhithe for Bluewater station.

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Map of how to get from Catford to Bluewater.
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  • Distance: 12.6 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between Catford, England and Bluewater, England?

You can take a train from Catford to Bluewater via Lewisham and Greenhithe for Bluewater in around 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Catford to Bluewater via Derry Downs, Orpington Perry Hall Road, Derry Downs, Carlton Parade, and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 2 h 37 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Hither Green to Dartford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Train from Catford Bridge to Lewisham
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Train from Lewisham to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Catford, The Catford Centre to Derry Downs, Orpington Perry Hall Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Catford, Plassy Road to Sidcup
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Derry Downs, Carlton Parade to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Sidcup to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Catford to Bluewater
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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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Yes, the driving distance between Catford to Bluewater is 15 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Catford to Bluewater.

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