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There are 3 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Danbury by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train, line 36 bus  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the subway from Paddington to Liverpool Street station
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Chelmsford
  3. Take the line 36 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Danbury, The Griffin 31 / ...

£17 - £25

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington Station to Danbury 40 miles

£260 - £320

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Danbury 40 miles

£6 - £9

London Paddington Station to Danbury by subway, train and bus

The journey time between London Paddington Station and Danbury is around 1h 34m and covers a distance of around 40 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 16m. Operated by London Underground (Tube), Greater Anglia, Thameslink and others, the London Paddington Station to Danbury service departs from Paddington and arrives in Danbury, The Griffin. Typically 348 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 34m
Fastest journey time:
1h 16m
Journey distance:
40 miles
Services per week:
348
Cheapest price:
£17
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:19
Last service departs at:
23:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Paddington Station to Danbury subway, train and bus schedules

Departing Friday, August 6, 2021

London Paddington Station → Danbury
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Danbury is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Danbury is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 59 min.

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The fastest way to get from London Paddington Station to Danbury is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £260 - £320 and takes 59 min.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Danbury is 35 miles. The road distance is 40 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Danbury without a car is to subway and train and line 36 bus which takes 1h 33m and costs £17 - £25.

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It takes approximately 1h 33m to get from London Paddington Station to Danbury, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Danbury is 40 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from London Paddington Station to Danbury.

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  • Distance: 35.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 33m

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Danbury, England?

There is no direct connection from London Paddington Station to Danbury. However, you can take the subway to Liverpool Street station, take the walk to London Liverpool Street, take the train to Chelmsford, take the walk to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station, then take the line 36 bus to Danbury, The Griffin. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Danbury.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington to Liverpool Street station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Liverpool Street to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from London Paddington Station to Danbury
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
£260 - £320
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Putney Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3603 5257
Website
putneycabsairporttransfers.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com

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