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

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  •  55 min

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

$17 - $26

Cheapest option

Line 269 bus, line 119 bus  •  1 h 59 min

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

$5 - $6

3 alternative options

Bus, line 119 bus  •  1 h 37 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

Taxi  •  33 min

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

$85 - $110

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Dartford to East Croydon 17.7 miles

$3 - $6

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 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dartford to East Croydon via Orpington and Hayes (Kent) in around 1 h 37 min.

Train operators
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
Hourly
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
Bus from Bexleyheath Clocktower to Bromley North
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bromley North to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
44 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
$85 - $110
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.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
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dartford and East Croydon is 23 km. The road distance is 28 km.

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

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

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 55 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Dartford to East Croydon. 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 37 min.

It takes approximately 55 min to get from Dartford to East Croydon, including transfers.