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

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Train  •  54 min

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

£13 - £29

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Line 269 bus, line 119 bus  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the line 269 bus from Bexleyheath Clocktower to Bromley North Station 269
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Bromley North Station to East Croydon Rail Station 119

£4

3 alternative options

Train via London Blackfriars  •  1h 12m

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

£14 - £20

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dartford to East Croydon 17.9 miles

£35 - £50

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Dartford to East Croydon 17.9 miles

£3 - £5

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The cheapest way to get from Dartford to East Croydon is to line 269 bus and line 119 bus which costs £4 and takes 1h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Dartford to East Croydon is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dartford to East Croydon station. However, there are services departing from Dartford, West Hill and arriving at East Croydon Rail Station via Bexleyheath Clocktower and Bromley North Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 51m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dartford to East Croydon. However, there are services departing from Dartford and arriving at East Croydon via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Dartford and East Croydon is 14 miles. The road distance is 17.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Dartford to East Croydon without a car is to train which takes 54 min and costs £12 - £29.

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Dartford to East Croydon, including transfers.

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Dartford to East Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Bexleyheath Clocktower station.

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

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The best way to get from Dartford to East Croydon is to train which takes 54 min and costs £12 - £29. Alternatively, you can line 269 bus and line 119 bus, which costs £4 and takes 1h 51m.

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Map of how to get from Dartford to East Croydon.
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  • Distance: 14.2 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

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

You can take a train from Dartford to East Croydon via London Bridge in around 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dartford to East Croydon via Bexleyheath Clocktower and Bromley North Station in around 1h 51m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Dartford to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£7 - £10
Train from London Bridge to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£5 - £7
Train from Dartford to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£8 - £11
Train from London Blackfriars to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£6 - £8
Bus operators
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 Bexleyheath Clocktower to Bromley North Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Bromley North Station to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Dartford to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
£35 - £50
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 East Croydon bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at East Croydon Rail Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Dartford to East Croydon is 18 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Dartford to East Croydon.

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