There are 4 ways to get from Dartford to East Croydon by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  53 min

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

$15 - $25

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Bus, line 119 bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Dartford, Market Street (Bus Station) to Orpington 477|Shoppers Heaven
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Hayes (Kent) to East Croydon Rail Station 119

$8

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Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dartford to East Croydon 17.7 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Dartford to East Croydon 17.7 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Dartford to East Croydon is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dartford to East Croydon is to taxi which costs £60 - £80 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dartford station to East Croydon station. However, there are services departing from Dartford, Market Street (Bus Station) and arriving at East Croydon Rail Station via Orpington and Hayes (Kent). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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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 53 min.

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The distance between Dartford and East Croydon is 14 miles. The road distance is 17.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Dartford to East Croydon without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs £11 - £20.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Dartford to East Croydon, including transfers.

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Dartford to East Croydon bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, arrive at Dartford, Market Street (Bus 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 53 min and costs £11 - £20. Alternatively, you can bus and line 119 bus, which costs £6 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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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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Map of how to get from Dartford to East Croydon.
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  • Distance: 14.2 miles
  • Duration: 53 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 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dartford to East Croydon via Orpington and Hayes (Kent) in around 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dartford to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Dartford to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Market Street (Bus Station) to Orpington
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hayes (Kent) to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Dartford to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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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