There are 6 ways to get from London to Swanley by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Swanley

$12 - $17

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Line 321 bus, line 233 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 321 bus from New Cross Gate Sainsbury's to Eltham, Holy Trinity Church 321
  2. Take the line 233 bus from Eltham, Holy Trinity Church to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda 233

$8

4 alternative options

Train, line 233 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Sidcup
  2. Take the line 233 bus from Sidcup to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda 233

$14 - $17

Train, bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Orpington
  2. Take the bus from Orpington to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda 477|Shoppers Heaven

$14 - $18

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from London to Swanley 16.9 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from London to Swanley 16.9 miles

$3 - $6

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Swanley. However, there are services departing from New Cross Gate Sainsbury's and arriving at Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda via Eltham, Holy Trinity Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Victoria and arriving at Swanley. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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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 26 min and costs .

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The train from London Victoria to Swanley takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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London to Swanley bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from New Cross Gate Sainsbury's station.

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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 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 321 bus and line 233 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 11 min.

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London to Swanley bus services, operated by Go Ahead London, arrive at Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda station.

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

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Map of how to get from London to Swanley.
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  • Distance: 15.1 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

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

Southeastern operates a train from London to Swanley every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Swanley via Eltham, Holy Trinity Church in around 1 h 11 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Swanley
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Train from London Charing Cross to Sidcup
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Train from London Charing Cross to Orpington
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Sidcup to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Eltham, Holy Trinity Church to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from New Cross Gate Sainsbury's to Eltham, Holy Trinity Church
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Orpington to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London to Swanley
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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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Yes, the driving distance between London to Swanley is 17 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from London to Swanley.

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