• Our partners include:

  • National Express
  • RailEurope
  • ThamesLink
  • Virgin Trains
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber

There are 5 ways to get from Orpington to Bluewater by bus, train, 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

Bus  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial to Bluewater, Bus Station 477 - Shoppers Heaven

Cheapest option

Line 51 bus, train  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the line 51 bus from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial to Sidcup Station Station Road 51
  2. Take the train from Sidcup to Stone Crossing

$10 - $14

3 alternative options

Train  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the train from Orpington to Hither Green
  2. Take the train from Hither Green to Stone Crossing

$16 - $24

Taxi  •  17m

  1. Take a taxi from Orpington to Bluewater 13.8 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  17m

  1. Drive from Orpington to Bluewater 13.8 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Orpington to Bluewater is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 17m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Orpington to Bluewater is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 17m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial and arriving at Bluewater, Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 8m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Orpington to Bluewater. However, there are services departing from Orpington and arriving at Stone Crossing via Hither Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 10m.

More details

The distance between Orpington and Bluewater is 9 miles. The road distance is 13.8 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Orpington to Bluewater without a car is to bus which takes 1h 24m and costs .

More details

The bus from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial to Bluewater, Bus Station takes 1h 8m including transfers and departs hourly.

More details

Orpington to Bluewater bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, depart from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial station.

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from Orpington to Bluewater is to bus which takes 1h 24m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £12 - £19 and takes 2h 10m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Orpington to Bluewater.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 24m

What companies run services between Orpington, England and Bluewater, England?

Arriva Kent Thameside operates a bus from Orpington to Bluewater hourly, and the journey takes 1h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Orpington to Bluewater via Hither Green and Stone Crossing in around 2h 10m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Sidcup to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 30 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 Orpington to Hither Green
Ave. Duration
15m
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 Hither Green to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
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
Bus operators
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Orpington, High Street Orpington War Memorial to Sidcup Station Station Road
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Orpington to Bluewater
Ave. Duration
17m
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Orpington to Bluewater bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, arrive at Bluewater, Bus Station.

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Orpington to Bluewater is 14 miles. It takes approximately 17m to drive from Orpington to Bluewater.

Get driving directions

There are 426+ hotels available in Bluewater. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

More details