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There are 6 ways to get from Romford to Dartford by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the train from Romford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  3. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Dartford

$14 - $23

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Train, line 96 bus  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the train from Romford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  3. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Dartford, Pizza Hut 96

Line 370 bus, bus  •  1h 47m

  1. Take the line 370 bus from Romford Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 370
  2. Take the bus from Lakeside, Bus Station to Greenhithe, station X80
  3. Take the bus from Greenhithe, station to Dartford, Home Gardens

Taxi  •  23m

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Dartford 18 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  23m

  1. Drive from Romford to Dartford 18 miles

$3 - $6

Walk  •  5h 52m

  1. Walk from Romford to Dartford 18.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Romford to Dartford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Dartford is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford station to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at Dartford, Home Gardens via Lakeside, Bus Station and Greenhithe, station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 47m.

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No, there is no direct train from Romford to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Romford and arriving at Dartford via Stratford DLR Station and Woolwich Arsenal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 11m.

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The distance between Romford and Dartford is 9 miles. The road distance is 18 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to Dartford without a car is to train which takes 1h 11m and costs £10 - £18.

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It takes approximately 1h 11m to get from Romford to Dartford, including transfers.

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Romford to Dartford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Romford Station.

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Romford to Dartford train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Romford station.

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The best way to get from Romford to Dartford is to train which takes 1h 11m and costs £10 - £18. Alternatively, you can line 370 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1h 47m.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Dartford.
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  • Distance: 9.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 11m

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

You can take a train from Romford to Dartford via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, and Woolwich Arsenal in around 1h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Romford to Dartford via Lakeside, Bus Station and Greenhithe, station in around 1h 47m.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Thameslink
Southeastern
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Dartford, Pizza Hut
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Romford Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station to Greenhithe, station
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ensignbus.com
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Greenhithe, station to Dartford, Home Gardens
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Dartford
Ave. Duration
23m
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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Romford to Dartford bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, arrive at Dartford, Home Gardens station.

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Romford to Dartford train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Dartford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Romford to Dartford is 18 miles. It takes approximately 23m to drive from Romford to Dartford.

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