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There are 5 ways to get from London to Swanley by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  26m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Swanley

$10 - $17

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Bus  •  1h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Bromley South Station N3 / ...

$8 - $14

3 alternative options

Train, line 233 bus  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the train from London Charing Cross to New Eltham
  2. Take the line 233 bus from New Eltham Stn Footscray Road to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda 233

Taxi  •  32m

  1. Take a taxi from London to Swanley 16.9 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  32m

  1. Drive from London to Swanley 16.9 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from London to Swanley is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 32m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Swanley is to train which costs £7 - £13 and takes 26m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Victoria and arriving at Swanley. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26m.

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The distance between London and Swanley is 15 miles. The road distance is 16.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Swanley without a car is to train which takes 26m and costs £7 - £13.

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The train from London Victoria to Swanley takes 26m including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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London to Swanley train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from London Victoria station.

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The best way to get from London to Swanley is to train which takes 26m and costs £7 - £13. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £11 and takes 1h 17m.

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London to Swanley train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Swanley station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Swanley is 17 miles. It takes approximately 32m to drive from London to Swanley.

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  • Distance: 15.1 miles
  • Duration: 26m

What companies run services between London, England and Swanley, Kent, England?

Southeastern operates a train from London to Swanley every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 26m. Thameslink also services this route every 30 minutes. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from London to Swanley every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1h 1m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Swanley
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Train from London Charing Cross to New Eltham
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from New Eltham Stn Footscray Road to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Bromley South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London to Swanley
Ave. Duration
32m
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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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