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There are 5 ways to get from New Eltham to Orpington by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from New Eltham to Hither Green
  2. Take the train from Hither Green to Orpington

$13 - $19

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Line 162 bus, line 61 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 162 bus from New Eltham to Chislehurst Gordon Arms 162 / ...
  2. Take the line 61 bus from Chislehurst Gordon Arms to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial 61 / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Line 160 bus, line 61 bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the line 160 bus from New Eltham, Fiveways to Chislehurst, Bromley La Chislehurst War Memorial 160
  2. Take the line 61 bus from Chislehurst, Royal Parade to Orpington, Walnuts Centre 61

$6

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from New Eltham to Orpington 5.2 miles

$27 - $32

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from New Eltham to Orpington 5.2 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from New Eltham to Orpington is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Eltham to Orpington is to taxi which costs £20 - £25 and takes 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Eltham to Orpington. However, there are services departing from New Eltham, Fiveways and arriving at Orpington, Walnuts Centre via Chislehurst, Royal Parade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New Eltham to Orpington. However, there are services departing from New Eltham and arriving at Orpington via Hither Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 min.

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The distance between New Eltham and Orpington is 4 miles. The road distance is 5.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New Eltham to Orpington without a car is to train which takes 32 min and costs £9 - £15.

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It takes approximately 32 min to get from New Eltham to Orpington, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from New Eltham to Orpington is to train which takes 32 min and costs £9 - £15. Alternatively, you can line 160 bus and line 61 bus, which costs £5 and takes 36 min.

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Map of how to get from New Eltham to Orpington.
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  • Distance: 4.5 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

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

You can take a train from New Eltham to Orpington via Hither Green in around 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Eltham to Orpington via Chislehurst, Bromley La Chislehurst War Memorial and Chislehurst, Royal Parade in around 36 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from New Eltham to Hither Green
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
Train from Hither Green to Orpington
Ave. Duration
15 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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from New Eltham, Fiveways to Chislehurst, Bromley La Chislehurst War Memorial
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Chislehurst, Royal Parade to Orpington, Walnuts Centre
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from New Eltham to Chislehurst Gordon Arms
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Chislehurst Gordon Arms to Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from New Eltham to Orpington
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$27 - $32
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 Orpington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Orpington, Walnuts Centre station.

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New Eltham to Orpington train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Orpington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Eltham to Orpington is 5 miles. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from New Eltham to Orpington.

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