There are 7 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington Heathrow Express
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Dartford

$40 - $58

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Bus, line 96 bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane N9
  2. Take the bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to Plumstead N1
  3. Take the line 96 bus from Plumstead High Street Plumsted Stn to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) 96

$11

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Tube, train Southeastern  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Dartford

$16 - $24

Tube, train Thameslink  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Dartford

$16 - $21

Taxi  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford 34.3 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford 34.3 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  59 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Dartford 34.3 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) via Temple, Aldwych Somerset House and Plumstead High Street Plumsted Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 26 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Dartford is 29 miles. The road distance is 34.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs £30 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford is to train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs £30 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus and line 96 bus, which costs £9 and takes 3 h 26 min.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford bus services, operated by Stagecoach London, arrive at Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford is 34 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford.

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  • Distance: 29 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Dartford, England?

You can take a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford via London Paddington, Paddington Underground Station, Charing Cross Underground Station, and London Charing Cross in around 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford via Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane, Temple, Aldwych Somerset House, Plumstead, and Plumstead High Street Plumsted Stn in around 3 h 26 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Temple, Aldwych Drury Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to Plumstead
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plumstead High Street Plumsted Stn to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dartford
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Dartford
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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