There are 5 ways to get from Dartford to Barking 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 Purfleet to Barking

$5 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 96 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Dartford, Highfield Road Magistrates Court to Plumstead Road Plumstead Station 96

$5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dartford to Barking 15.4 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Dartford to Barking 15.4 miles

$3 - $5

Walk  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Walk from Dartford to Barking 12.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Dartford to Barking is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dartford to Barking is to train which costs £4 - £9 and takes 13 min.

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The distance between Dartford and Barking is 8 miles. The road distance is 15.4 miles.

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The train from Purfleet to Barking takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dartford, Highfield Road Magistrates Court and arriving at Plumstead Road Plumstead Station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Purfleet and arriving at Barking. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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

c2c operates a train from Dartford to Barking every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 13 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Stagecoach London operates a bus from Dartford to Barking every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 49 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Purfleet to Barking
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Dartford to Plumstead
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dartford, Highfield Road Magistrates Court to Plumstead Road Plumstead Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dartford to Barking
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com

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