There are 4 ways to get from Dartford to Plaistow 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  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Dartford to Woolwich Arsenal
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station Dlr

$12 - $21

Cheapest option

Line 96 bus, line 473 bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Dartford, Highfield Road Magistrates Court to Woolwich, Thomas Street 96
  2. Take the line 473 bus from North Woolwich Free Ferry to Plaistow, Balaam Street Plaistow 473

$8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dartford to Plaistow 15.3 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Dartford to Plaistow 15.3 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Dartford, England and Plaistow, Greater London, England?

You can take a train from Dartford to Plaistow via Woolwich Arsenal, Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, West Ham DLR Station, and West Ham Underground Station in around 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dartford to Plaistow via Woolwich, Thomas Street and North Woolwich Free Ferry in around 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dartford to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
13 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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Dartford to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dartford, Highfield Road Magistrates Court to Woolwich, Thomas Street
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from North Woolwich Free Ferry to Plaistow, Balaam Street Plaistow
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Dartford to Plaistow
Ave. Duration
24 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 Plaistow?

The distance between Dartford and Plaistow is 16 km. The road distance is 24 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dartford to Plaistow?

The cheapest way to get from Dartford to Plaistow is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 24 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dartford to Plaistow?

The quickest way to get from Dartford to Plaistow is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs £55 - £70.

Is there a direct bus between Dartford and Plaistow?

No, there is no direct bus from Dartford to Plaistow. However, there are services departing from Dartford, Highfield Road Magistrates Court and arriving at Plaistow, Balaam Street Plaistow via North Woolwich Free Ferry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Dartford to Plaistow?

It takes approximately 35 min to get from Dartford to Plaistow, including transfers.

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