There are 6 ways to get from Dartford to Leeds Castle by bus, train, 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

Bus, train  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Dartford, Market Street (Bus Station) to Swanley, Railway Station Azalea Drive (Swanley Railway Station) 477|Shoppers Heaven / ...
  2. Take the train from Swanley to Hollingbourne

$21 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Chatham, Fire Station 700|Sapphire
  2. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Maidstone Town Centre, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) 101|Sapphire

$17 - $18

4 alternative options

Train, bus via Chatham Railway Station  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Dartford to Chatham
  2. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Maidstone Town Centre, Pudding Lane (Medway Street)
  3. Take the bus from Maidstone Town Centre, Earl Street (Pudding Lane) to Hollingbourne, Broomfield Turning 10X

$19 - $25

Train, bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Dartford to Strood
  2. Take the train from Strood to Maidstone West
  3. Take the bus from Maidstone Town Centre, The Cannon to Hollingbourne, Broomfield Turning 10X

$22 - $33

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dartford to Leeds Castle 27.2 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Dartford to Leeds Castle 27.2 miles

$5 - $9

What companies run services between Dartford, England and Leeds Castle, England?

You can take a bus from Dartford to Leeds Castle via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre), Chatham, Fire Station, Chatham Railway Station, Maidstone Town Centre, Pudding Lane (Medway Street), Maidstone Town Centre, Earl Street (Pudding Lane), and Hollingbourne, Broomfield Turning in around 2 h 55 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Swanley to Hollingbourne
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Train from Dartford to Chatham
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Train from Dartford to Strood
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Strood to Maidstone West
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Dartford to Chatham
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Dartford to Strood
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
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 Swanley, Railway Station Azalea Drive (Swanley Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go-Coachhire
Phone
+44 1732 469800
Email
info@go-coach.co.uk
Website
go-coach.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Market Street (Bus Station) to Swanley, Railway Station Azalea Drive (Swanley Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
go-coach.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham Railway Station to Maidstone Town Centre, Pudding Lane (Medway Street)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Chatham, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Maidstone Town Centre, Earl Street (Pudding Lane) to Hollingbourne, Broomfield Turning
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Maidstone Town Centre, The Cannon to Hollingbourne, Broomfield Turning
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dartford to Leeds Castle
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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

How far is it from Dartford to Leeds Castle?

The distance between Dartford and Leeds Castle is 36 km. The road distance is 43 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dartford to Leeds Castle?

The cheapest way to get from Dartford to Leeds Castle is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dartford to Leeds Castle?

The quickest way to get from Dartford to Leeds Castle is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs £55 - £70.

Is there a direct bus between Dartford and Leeds Castle?

No, there is no direct bus from Dartford to Leeds Castle. However, there are services departing from Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) and arriving at Hollingbourne, Broomfield Turning via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre), Chatham Railway Station and Maidstone Town Centre, Earl Street (Pudding Lane). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Dartford to Leeds Castle?

It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Dartford to Leeds Castle, including transfers.