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There are 5 ways to get from Oval (Station) to Dartford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Dartford

£10 - £22

Cheapest option

Line 436 bus, line 53 bus, line 96 bus  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the line 436 bus from Oval to New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage 36 / ...
  2. Take the line 53 bus from New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage to Woolwich Arsenal Station 53 / ...
  3. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Dartford, Priory Hill 96

£6

3 alternative options

Line 436 bus, train  •  1h 18m

  1. Take the line 436 bus from Oval to Lewisham Station 185 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lewisham to Dartford

£8 - £18

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oval (Station) to Dartford 15.9 miles

£80 - £100

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Oval (Station) to Dartford 15.9 miles

£2 - £4

Oval (Station) to Dartford by buses

The bus journey time between Oval (Station) and Dartford is around 1h 59m and covers a distance of around 17 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 18m. Operated by London Buses, the Oval (Station) to Dartford bus service departs from Oval and arrives in Dartford, Priory Hill. Typically 818 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 59m
Fastest bus time:
1h 18m
Buses per week:
818
Cheapest price:
£6
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
02:54
Last bus departs at:
23:12

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Oval (Station) to Dartford bus schedules

Oval (Station) → Dartford
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The cost-effective way to get from Oval (Station) to Dartford is to drive, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oval (Station) to Dartford is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oval (Station) to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Oval and arriving at Dartford, Priory Hill via New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage and Woolwich Arsenal Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Oval (Station) station to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Oval station and arriving at Dartford via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Oval (Station) and Dartford is 14 miles. The road distance is 15.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Oval (Station) to Dartford without a car is to train which takes 54 min and costs £10 - £23.

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Oval (Station) to Dartford, including transfers.

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Oval (Station) to Dartford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Oval station.

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Oval (Station) to Dartford train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from London Bridge station.

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The best way to get from Oval (Station) to Dartford is to train which takes 54 min and costs £10 - £23. Alternatively, you can line 436 bus and line 53 bus and line 96 bus, which costs £6 and takes 1h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Oval (Station) to Dartford.
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  • Distance: 14.4 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between Oval (Station), England and Dartford, England?

Southeastern operates a train from London Bridge to Dartford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £8 - £20 and the journey takes 43 min. Thameslink also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oval (Station) to Dartford via New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage and Woolwich Arsenal Station in around 1h 59m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Dartford
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £20
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£8 - £12
1st Class
£14 - £20
Train from Lewisham to Dartford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£6 - £9
1st Class
£12 - £17
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Dartford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£8 - £11
Train from Lewisham to Dartford
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£6 - £9
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Oval to Lewisham Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Oval to New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from New Cross Gate, New Cross Bus Garage to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Dartford, Priory Hill
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Oval (Station) to Dartford
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
£80 - £100
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk

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Oval (Station) to Dartford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Dartford, Priory Hill station.

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Oval (Station) to Dartford train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Dartford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oval (Station) to Dartford is 16 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Oval (Station) to Dartford.

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