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

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Train  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Bellingham to Swanley

$7 - $10

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Line 233 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 233 bus from Eltham Bus Station to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda 233

$11 - $13

Line 321 bus, line 233 bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the line 321 bus from Lewisham, Belmont Hill to Eltham, Holy Trinity Church 321
  2. Take the line 233 bus from Eltham, Holy Trinity Church to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda 233

$8

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lewisham to Swanley 10 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Lewisham to Swanley 10 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Lewisham to Swanley is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lewisham to Swanley is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lewisham to Swanley. However, there are services departing from Lewisham, Belmont Hill and arriving at Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda via Eltham, Holy Trinity Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bellingham and arriving at Swanley. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Lewisham and Swanley is 9 miles. The road distance is 10 miles.

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The best way to get from Lewisham to Swanley without a car is to train which takes 21 min and costs £5 - £7.

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The train from Bellingham to Swanley takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Lewisham to Swanley bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Lewisham, Belmont Hill station.

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Lewisham to Swanley train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Bellingham station.

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The best way to get from Lewisham to Swanley is to train which takes 21 min and costs £5 - £7. Alternatively, you can line 233 bus, which costs £8 - £10 and takes 54 min.

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

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Lewisham to Swanley train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Swanley station.

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Map of how to get from Lewisham to Swanley.
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  • Distance: 9.1 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from Lewisham to Swanley every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, Go Ahead London operates a bus from Lewisham to Swanley every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Bellingham to Swanley
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Eltham Bus Station to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Eltham, Holy Trinity Church to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lewisham, Belmont Hill to Eltham, Holy Trinity Church
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Lewisham to Swanley
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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

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