There are 5 ways to get from Erith to Swanley by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Erith to Dartford
  2. Take the bus from Dartford, Market Street (Bus Station) to Swanley, Lullingstone Avenue 477|Shoppers Heaven / ...

$10 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 229 bus, line 233 bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the line 229 bus from Erith Town Centre Cross Street to Sidcup 229
  2. Take the line 233 bus from Sidcup to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda 233

$7

3 alternative options

Line 428 bus, line 429 bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 428 bus from Erith, Larner Road to Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) 428
  2. Take the line 429 bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda 429

$7

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Erith to Swanley 7.8 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Erith to Swanley 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Erith to Swanley. However, there are services departing from Erith Town Centre Cross Street and arriving at Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda via Sidcup. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Erith and Swanley is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Erith to Swanley without a car is to train and bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Erith to Swanley, including transfers.

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Erith to Swanley bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Erith Town Centre Cross Street station.

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Erith to Swanley bus services, operated by Go Ahead London, arrive at Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Erith to Swanley is 8 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Erith to Swanley.

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There are 3827+ hotels available in Swanley. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Erith to Swanley.
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  • Distance: 5.6 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Erith, England and Swanley, Kent, England?

You can take a bus from Erith to Swanley via Sidcup in around 59 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Bus operators
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Market Street (Bus Station) to Swanley, Lullingstone Avenue
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
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, Market Street (Bus Station) to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
go-coach.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
go-coach.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Erith Town Centre Cross Street to Sidcup
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Sidcup to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Erith, Larner Road to Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Erith to Swanley
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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