There are 4 ways to get from Purley to Dartford by train, bus, 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

Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Dartford

$17 - $28

Cheapest option

Line 359 bus, line 353 bus, bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 359 bus from Purley Station Purley High Street to Addington Village Interchange 359
  2. Take the line 353 bus from Addington Village Interchange to Derry Downs, Carlton Parade 353
  3. Take the bus from Derry Downs, Carlton Parade to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park)

$8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to Dartford 29.2 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Dartford 29.2 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Purley to Dartford is to line 359 bus and line 353 bus and bus which costs £6 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to Dartford is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Purley station to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Purley Station Purley High Street and arriving at Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) via Addington Village Interchange and Derry Downs, Carlton Parade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Purley to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Purley and arriving at Dartford via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Purley and Dartford is 16 miles. The road distance is 29.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Purley to Dartford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs £12 - £21.

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It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from Purley to Dartford, including transfers.

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Purley to Dartford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Purley Station Purley High Street.

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Map of how to get from Purley to Dartford.
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  • Distance: 16.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

What companies run services between Purley, England and Dartford, England?

You can take a train from Purley to Dartford via London Bridge in around 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Purley to Dartford via Addington Village Interchange and Derry Downs, Carlton Parade in around 2 h 7 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Purley to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Dartford
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Dartford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Purley Station Purley High Street to Addington Village Interchange
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Addington Village Interchange to Derry Downs, Carlton Parade
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Derry Downs, Carlton Parade to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Purley to Dartford
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk

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