There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dartford by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Dartford

$25 - $39

Cheapest option

Line 353 bus, bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 353 bus from Coney Hall, Addington Road Glebe Way to Derry Downs, Carlton Parade 353
  2. Take the bus from Derry Downs, Carlton Parade to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) 477|Shoppers Heaven

$18 - $22

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dartford 37.3 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dartford 37.3 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Dartford 37.3 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dartford is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dartford is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Dartford is 26 miles. The road distance is 37.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dartford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Dartford via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Dartford, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dartford via London Bridge in around 1 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dartford via East Croydon, East Croydon Rail Station, Coney Hall, Addington Road Glebe Way, and Derry Downs, Carlton Parade in around 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Coney Hall, Addington Road Glebe Way to Derry Downs, Carlton Parade
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Derry Downs, Carlton Parade to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dartford
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Dartford
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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