There are 5 ways to get from Croydon to Dartford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Dartford

$17 - $26

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Line 353 bus, bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 353 bus from Coney Hall, Addington Road Glebe Way to Derry Downs, Carlton Parade 353
  2. Take the bus from Derry Downs, Carlton Parade to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) 477|Shoppers Heaven

$8

3 alternative options

Line 75 bus, train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Lewisham Station 75
  2. Take the train from Lewisham to Dartford

$12 - $16

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Croydon to Dartford 18 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Croydon to Dartford 18 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Croydon to Dartford is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to Dartford is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Croydon station to Dartford. However, there are services departing from East Croydon Rail Station and arriving at Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) via Coney Hall, Addington Road Glebe Way and Derry Downs, Carlton Parade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Croydon to Dartford. However, there are services departing from East Croydon and arriving at Dartford via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Croydon and Dartford is 14 miles. The road distance is 18 miles.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Dartford without a car is to train which takes 59 min and costs £13 - £20.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Croydon to Dartford, including transfers.

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Croydon to Dartford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Coney Hall, Addington Road Glebe Way station.

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Croydon to Dartford train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from East Croydon station.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Dartford is to train which takes 59 min and costs £13 - £20. Alternatively, you can line 353 bus and bus, which costs £6 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Croydon to Dartford.
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  • Distance: 14.3 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

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

You can take a train from Croydon to Dartford via London Bridge in around 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Croydon to Dartford via Coney Hall, Addington Road Glebe Way and Derry Downs, Carlton Parade in around 1 h 53 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Dartford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Lewisham to Dartford
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Lewisham Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Coney Hall, Addington Road Glebe Way to Derry Downs, Carlton Parade
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Derry Downs, Carlton Parade to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Croydon to Dartford
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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Croydon to Dartford bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, arrive at Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) station.

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Croydon to Dartford train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Dartford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Croydon to Dartford is 18 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Croydon to Dartford.

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