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

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Train, bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from New Eltham to Dartford
  2. Take the bus from Dartford, Home Gardens to Bluewater, Bus Station 96 / ...

$9 - $12

Cheapest option

Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from New Eltham to Stone Crossing

$8 - $12

4 alternative options

Bus, line 96 bus  •  1 h 17 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 96

Train, line 492 bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from New Eltham to Sidcup
  2. Take the line 492 bus from Sidcup to Bluewater, Bus Station 492

$19 - $25

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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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 via Bexleyheath, Mayplace Rd West Bexleyheath Clock Twr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 17 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, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 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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The best way to get from New Eltham to Bluewater without a car is to train and bus which takes 46 min and costs £7 - £10.

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It takes approximately 46 min to get from New Eltham to Bluewater, including transfers.

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New Eltham to Bluewater bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from New Eltham station.

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New Eltham to Bluewater train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from New Eltham station.

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The best way to get from New Eltham to Bluewater is to train which takes 58 min and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can bus and line 96 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from New Eltham to Bluewater.
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  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

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 in around 1 h 17 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
Train from New Eltham to Sidcup
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dartford, Home Gardens to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bexleyheath, Mayplace Rd West Bexleyheath Clock Twr to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Dartford, Home Gardens to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Sidcup to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Home Gardens to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from New Eltham to Bexleyheath, Friswell Place
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 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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New Eltham to Bluewater bus services, operated by Stagecoach London, arrive at Bluewater, Bus Station.

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New Eltham to Bluewater train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Stone Crossing station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Eltham to Bluewater is 14 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from New Eltham to Bluewater.

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