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

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Train, line 51 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Dartford to Sidcup
  2. Take the line 51 bus from Sidcup to Orpington, Walnuts Centre 51

$10 - $12

5 alternative options

Bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the bus from Dartford, Market Street to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial 477 - Shoppers Heaven / ...

Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Dartford to Hither Green
  2. Take the train from Hither Green to Orpington

$16 - $23

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dartford to Orpington 13.3 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Dartford to Orpington 13.3 miles

$2 - $5

Walk  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Walk from Dartford to Orpington 8.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Dartford to Orpington is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dartford to Orpington is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dartford, Market Street and arriving at Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dartford to Orpington. However, there are services departing from Dartford and arriving at Orpington via Hither Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Dartford and Orpington is 7 miles. The road distance is 13.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Dartford to Orpington without a car is to train and line 51 bus which takes 40 min and costs £7 - £10.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Dartford to Orpington, including transfers.

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Dartford to Orpington bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, depart from Dartford, Market Street station.

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

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The best way to get from Dartford to Orpington is to bus which takes 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £12 - £18 and takes 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Dartford to Orpington.
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  • Distance: 7.1 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

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

Arriva Kent Thameside operates a bus from Dartford to Orpington hourly, and the journey takes 43 min. Go-Coachhire also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Dartford to Orpington via Hither Green in around 49 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dartford to Sidcup
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Train from Dartford to Hither Green
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Train from Hither Green to Orpington
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sidcup to Orpington, Walnuts Centre
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Market Street to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go-Coachhire
Phone
+44 1732 469800
Email
info@go-coach.co.uk
Website
go-coach.co.uk
Bus from Wilmington Grammar School for Boys to Orpington, Sevenoaks Road Orpington War Memorial
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
go-coach.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Dartford to Orpington
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
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 Orpington bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, arrive at Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Dartford to Orpington is 13 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Dartford to Orpington.

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