There are 6 ways to get from Dartford to Gravesend by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Dartford to Gravesend

$5 - $11

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Rideshare  •  30 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Dartford to Gravesend 9 miles

$3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) to Gravesend, Overcliffe (Asda) 480|Sapphire / ...

$4

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dartford to Gravesend 9.4 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Dartford to Gravesend 9.4 miles

$2 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Walk from Dartford to Gravesend 8.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Dartford to Gravesend is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dartford to Gravesend is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) and arriving at Gravesend, Overcliffe (Asda). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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

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The distance between Dartford and Gravesend is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Dartford to Gravesend without a car is to train which takes 15 min and costs £4 - £8.

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The train from Dartford to Gravesend takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Dartford to Gravesend bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, depart from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) station.

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

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The best way to get from Dartford to Gravesend is to train which takes 15 min and costs £4 - £8. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 and takes 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Dartford to Gravesend.
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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

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

Southeastern operates a train from Dartford to Gravesend every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 15 min. Thameslink also services this route every 30 minutes. Alternatively, Arriva Kent Thameside operates a bus from Dartford to Gravesend every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 28 min. 1st Bus Stop also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Southeastern
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Dartford to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) to Gravesend, Overcliffe (Asda)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
1st Bus Stop
Website
1stbusstop.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) to Kings Farm, Lorton Close
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Website
1stbusstop.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dartford to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Dartford to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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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Dartford to Gravesend bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, arrive at Gravesend, Overcliffe (Asda) station.

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Dartford to Gravesend train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Gravesend station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dartford to Gravesend is 9 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Dartford to Gravesend.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Dartford and Gravesend. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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