There are 5 ways to get from Dartford to Orpington by bus, train, taxi, car or foot

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Bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Dartford, Market Street (Bus Station) to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial 477|Shoppers Heaven / ...

$5

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Train  •  50 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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The distance between Dartford and Orpington is 7 miles. The road distance is 13.3 miles.

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The bus from Dartford, Market Street (Bus Station) to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial takes 42 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dartford, Market Street (Bus Station) station and arriving at Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 42 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 50 min.

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

Arriva Kent Thameside operates a bus from Dartford to Orpington hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 42 min. Go-Coachhire also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Dartford to Orpington via Hither Green in around 50 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
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
16 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
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Market Street (Bus Station) to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
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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