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There are 4 ways to get from Plumstead to Swanley by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 51 bus, line 233 bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the line 51 bus from Plumstead Common, Kingsdale Road to Sidcup 51
  2. Take the line 233 bus from Sidcup to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda 233

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Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plumstead to Swanley 8.5 miles

$40 - $50

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Plumstead to Dartford
  2. Take the bus from Dartford, Market Street to Swanley, Homefield Close 477 - Shoppers Heaven

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Plumstead to Swanley 8.5 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Plumstead to Swanley is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plumstead to Swanley is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plumstead to Swanley. However, there are services departing from Plumstead Common, Kingsdale Road and arriving at Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda via Sidcup. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Plumstead and Swanley is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Plumstead to Swanley without a car is to line 51 bus and line 233 bus which takes 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Plumstead to Swanley, including transfers.

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Plumstead to Swanley bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Plumstead Common, Kingsdale Road station.

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Plumstead to Swanley bus services, operated by Go Ahead London, arrive at Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plumstead to Swanley is 8 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Plumstead to Swanley.

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There are 4130+ hotels available in Swanley. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Plumstead, Greater London, England and Swanley, Kent, England?

You can take a bus from Plumstead to Swanley via Sidcup in around 58 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Southeastern
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Plumstead Common, Kingsdale Road to Sidcup
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Sidcup to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Market Street to Swanley, Homefield Close
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Plumstead to Swanley
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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