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

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Train via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Dartford to Woolwich Arsenal
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Poplar DLR Station Dlr

£6 - £20

5 alternative options

Train  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Dartford to Lewisham
  2. Take the train from Lewisham DLR Station to Canary Wharf DLR Station Dlr

£7 - £22

Line 96 bus, line 472 bus  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Dartford, West Hill to Woolwich, Plumstead Road Woolwich Mkt 96
  2. Take the line 472 bus from Woolwich, Plumstead Road Woolwich Mkt to North Greenwich Station 472

Line 96 bus, train  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Dartford, Home Gardens to Woolwich Arsenal Station 96
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Poplar DLR Station Dlr

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dartford to Canary Wharf 14.1 miles

£35 - £45

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Dartford to Canary Wharf 14.1 miles

£2 - £4

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The cheapest way to get from Dartford to Canary Wharf is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dartford to Canary Wharf is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dartford to Canary Wharf station. However, there are services departing from Dartford, West Hill and arriving at North Greenwich Station via Woolwich, Plumstead Road Woolwich Mkt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dartford to Canary Wharf station. However, there are services departing from Dartford and arriving at Poplar DLR Station via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Dartford and Canary Wharf is 11 miles. The road distance is 14.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Dartford to Canary Wharf without a car is to train via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station which takes 41 min and costs £6 - £20.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Dartford to Canary Wharf, including transfers.

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Dartford to Canary Wharf bus services, operated by Stagecoach London, depart from Dartford, West Hill station.

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Dartford to Canary Wharf train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Dartford station.

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The best way to get from Dartford to Canary Wharf is to train via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station which takes 41 min and costs £6 - £20. Alternatively, you can line 96 bus and line 472 bus, which costs and takes 1h 12m.

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  • Distance: 11 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Dartford, England and Canary Wharf, England?

You can take a train from Dartford to Canary Wharf via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station in around 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dartford to Canary Wharf via Woolwich, Plumstead Road Woolwich Mkt in around 1h 12m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Dartford to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£4 - £6
Train from Dartford to Lewisham
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£6 - £8
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dartford to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£4 - £6
1st Class
£9 - £14
Train from Dartford to Lewisham
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£5 - £8
1st Class
£11 - £16
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Poplar DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £6
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £6
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2 - £3
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2 - £3
Train from Lewisham DLR Station to Canary Wharf DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £6
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £6
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£1 - £2
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dartford, West Hill to Woolwich, Plumstead Road Woolwich Mkt
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
Bus from Dartford, Home Gardens to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich, Plumstead Road Woolwich Mkt to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Dartford to Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Swanscombe Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 524
Website
swanscombecars.co.uk
ASAP Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 525
Website
asapcars247.co.uk
All Dartford Cars
Phone
+44 1322 808 080

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Dartford to Canary Wharf bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at North Greenwich Station.

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Dartford to Canary Wharf train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Poplar DLR Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dartford to Canary Wharf is 14 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Dartford to Canary Wharf.

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