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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Dorking

£10 - £24

Cheapest option

Line 65 bus, line 465 bus  •  2h 34m

  1. Take the line 65 bus from Ealing Broadway to Cromwell Road Bus Station 65
  2. Take the line 465 bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Dorking, South Street 465

£4 - £7

3 alternative options

Subway, train  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the subway from Paddington station to Wimbledon station District
  2. Take the train from Wimbledon to Dorking

£9 - £17

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington Station to Dorking 26.6 miles

£65 - £80

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Dorking 26.6 miles

£4 - £6

London Paddington Station to Dorking by walk, subway and train

The journey time between London Paddington Station and Dorking is around 1h 48m and covers a distance of around 28 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 17m. Services are operated by London Underground (Tube) and Southern Service. Typically 17 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 48m
Fastest journey time:
1h 17m
Journey distance:
28 miles
Services per week:
17
Cheapest price:
£10
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:03
Last service departs at:
23:02

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Paddington Station to Dorking walk, subway and train schedules

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

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The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Dorking is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Dorking is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Paddington Station station to Dorking. However, there are services departing from Paddington station and arriving at Dorking via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 33m.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Dorking is 21 miles. The road distance is 26.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Dorking without a car is to train which takes 1h 33m and costs £10 - £24.

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

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London Paddington Station to Dorking train services, operated by Southern Service, depart from London Victoria station.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Dorking is to train which takes 1h 33m and costs £10 - £24. Alternatively, you can line 65 bus and line 465 bus, which costs £4 - £8 and takes 2h 34m.

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London Paddington Station to Dorking train services, operated by Southern Service, arrive at Dorking station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Dorking is 27 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from London Paddington Station to Dorking.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Dorking.
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  • Distance: 20.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 33m

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

Southern Service operates a train from London Victoria to Dorking hourly. Tickets cost £8 - £21 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Paddington Station to Dorking via Ealing Broadway, Ealing Broadway, and Cromwell Road Bus Station in around 2h 34m.

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 station to Wimbledon station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ealing Broadway to Cromwell Road Bus Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to Dorking, South Street
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London Paddington Station to Dorking
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
£65 - £80
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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