There are 5 ways to get from Dartford to Sittingbourne 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  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Dartford to Chatham
  2. Take the train from Chatham to Sittingbourne

$19 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 96 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Chatham, Fire Station
  3. Take the train from Chatham to Sittingbourne

$17 - $22

3 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Dartford to Rainham (Kent)

$18 - $25

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dartford to Sittingbourne 28.9 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Dartford to Sittingbourne 28.9 miles

$6 - $9

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

You can take a train from Dartford to Sittingbourne via Chatham in around 53 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dartford to Chatham
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Chatham to Sittingbourne
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
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 Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
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, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
go-coach.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
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
Other operators
Taxi from Dartford to Sittingbourne
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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

The distance between Dartford and Sittingbourne is 38 km. The road distance is 46 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dartford to Sittingbourne is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Dartford to Sittingbourne is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs £60 - £75.

No, there is no direct train from Dartford to Sittingbourne. However, there are services departing from Dartford and arriving at Sittingbourne via Chatham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

It takes approximately 53 min to get from Dartford to Sittingbourne, including transfers.