There are 5 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Dartford by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Tube, train Southeastern  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Charing Cross Underground Station Bakerloo
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Dartford

$14 - $21

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Line 36 bus, line 96 bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 36 bus from Paddington Rail Station to New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage 36
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) 96

$8

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Tube, train Thameslink  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Farringdon Underground Station Hammersmith & City / ...
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Dartford

$13 - $18

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington Station to Dartford 21.4 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Dartford 21.4 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Dartford is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Dartford is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station station to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Paddington Rail Station and arriving at Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) via New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage and Woolwich Arsenal Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Dartford is 18 miles. The road distance is 21.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Dartford without a car is to Tube and train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £10 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from London Paddington Station to Dartford, including transfers.

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London Paddington Station to Dartford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Paddington Rail Station.

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London Paddington Station 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 Paddington Station to Dartford is 21 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from London Paddington Station to Dartford.

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There are 3538+ hotels available in Dartford. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Dartford.
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  • Distance: 17.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

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

You can take a bus from London Paddington Station to Dartford via Paddington Rail Station, New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage, Woolwich, Vincent Road Woolwich Arsenal, and Woolwich Arsenal Station in around 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Charing Cross Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Farringdon Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington Rail Station to New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from London Paddington Station to Dartford
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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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