There are 6 ways to get from New Eltham to Bluewater by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from New Eltham to Dartford
  2. Take the bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 96 / ...

$9 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 492 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 492 bus from Sidcup to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 492

$4 - $5

4 alternative options

Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from New Eltham to Stone Crossing

$8 - $12

Bus, line 96 bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from New Eltham to Bexleyheath, Friswell Place B13
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Bexleyheath, Mayplace Rd West Bexleyheath Clock Twr to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 96

$7

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from New Eltham to Bluewater 13.6 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from New Eltham to Bluewater 13.6 miles

$2 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from New Eltham to Bluewater is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Eltham to Bluewater is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between New Eltham and Bluewater is 9 miles. The road distance is 13.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 49 min to get from New Eltham to Bluewater, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Eltham to Bluewater station. However, there are services departing from New Eltham and arriving at Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) via Bexleyheath, Mayplace Rd West Bexleyheath Clock Twr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Eltham and arriving at Stone Crossing. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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What companies run services between New Eltham, England and Bluewater, England?

Southeastern operates a train from New Eltham to Bluewater every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Eltham to Bluewater via Bexleyheath, Friswell Place, Bexleyheath, Mayplace Rd West Bexleyheath Clock Twr, and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 1 h 18 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from New Eltham to Dartford
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Train from New Eltham to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bexleyheath, Mayplace Rd West Bexleyheath Clock Twr to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Sidcup to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go-Coachhire
Phone
+44 1732 469800
Email
info@go-coach.co.uk
Website
go-coach.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
go-coach.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from New Eltham to Bexleyheath, Friswell Place
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from New Eltham to Bluewater
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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