There are 5 ways to get from Gravesend to London by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Gravesend to St Pancras International

$12 - $21

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  59 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Gravesend to London 26 miles

$3 - $7

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Gravesend, Clock Tower to Aldgate 735

$11

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gravesend to London 27.7 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Gravesend to London 27.7 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Gravesend to London is to rideshare which costs £3 - £5 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gravesend to London is to train which costs £9 - £16 and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gravesend, Clock Tower and arriving at Aldgate. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gravesend and arriving at St Pancras International. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Gravesend and London is 22 miles. The road distance is 27.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Gravesend to London without a car is to train which takes 23 min and costs £9 - £16.

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The train from Gravesend to St Pancras International takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Gravesend to London bus services, operated by Redwing Coaches, depart from Gravesend, Clock Tower station.

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Map of how to get from Gravesend to London.
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  • Distance: 22 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between Gravesend, England and London, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Gravesend to London hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 23 min. Thameslink also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Redwing Coaches operates a bus from Gravesend to London every 3 hours. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1 h 32 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Redwing Coaches
Phone
+44 1474 322002
Email
info@redwing-coaches.co.uk
Website
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Bus from Gravesend, Clock Tower to Aldgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Gravesend to London
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Gravesend to London
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
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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