There are 5 ways to get from Otford to Bluewater by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Otford to Swanley
  2. Take the bus from Swanley, Railway Station Azalea Drive to Dartford, St James' Lane (Darenth Wood Road) 477|Shoppers Heaven / ...

$10 - $14

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Train, bus via Longfield  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Otford to Swanley
  2. Take the train from Swanley to Longfield
  3. Take the bus from Longfield, Railway Station to Dartford, St James' Lane (Darenth Wood Road) 423 / ...

$16 - $24

Line 421 bus, bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 421 bus from Otford, Pond (Church) to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda 421 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 477|Shoppers Heaven

$10

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Otford to Bluewater 13.5 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Otford to Bluewater 13.5 miles

$2 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Otford to Bluewater is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Otford to Bluewater is to taxi which costs £29 - £40 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between Otford and Bluewater is 9 miles. The road distance is 13.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Otford to Bluewater, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Otford to Bluewater station. However, there are services departing from Otford, Pond (Church) and arriving at Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) via Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Otford to Bluewater is 14 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Otford to Bluewater.

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Map of how to get from Otford to Bluewater.
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  • Distance: 9.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

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

You can take a bus from Otford to Bluewater via Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Otford to Swanley
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Train from Swanley to Longfield
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Thameslink
Bus operators
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Swanley, Railway Station Azalea Drive to Dartford, St James' Lane (Darenth Wood Road)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Longfield, Railway Station to Dartford, St James' Lane (Darenth Wood Road)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go-Coachhire
Phone
+44 1732 469800
Email
info@go-coach.co.uk
Website
go-coach.co.uk
Bus from Swanley, Railway Station (Everest Place) to Dartford, St James' Lane (Darenth Wood Road)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
go-coach.co.uk
Bus from Longfield, Railway Station to Dartford, St James' Lane (Darenth Wood Road)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
go-coach.co.uk
Bus from Otford, Pond (Church) to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
go-coach.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Otford to Bluewater
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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