There are 4 ways to get from Dartford to Strood by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Dartford to Strood

$8 - $15

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Bus  •  42 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 Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue 700|Sapphire

$7 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dartford to Strood 13.7 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Dartford to Strood 13.7 miles

$2 - $5

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

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The quickest way to get from Dartford to Strood is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dartford to Strood. However, there are services departing from Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) and arriving at Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dartford and arriving at Strood. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Dartford and Strood is 12 miles. The road distance is 13.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Dartford to Strood without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs £6 - £12.

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The train from Dartford to Strood takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Dartford to Strood bus services, operated by Stagecoach London, depart from Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) station.

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Dartford to Strood train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Dartford station.

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The best way to get from Dartford to Strood is to train which takes 26 min and costs £6 - £12. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £7 and takes 42 min.

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Dartford to Strood bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue station.

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Dartford to Strood train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Strood station.

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Map of how to get from Dartford to Strood.
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  • Distance: 12 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from Dartford to Strood every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 26 min. Southeastern also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dartford to Strood via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 42 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Dartford to Strood
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
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
13 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 5 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 20 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 Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Dartford to Strood
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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