There are 5 ways to get from Shenfield to Dartford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Shenfield 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

$17 - $27

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Bus, line 44 bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Shenfield, The Green Dragon to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) X81 / ...
  2. Take the line 44 bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Purfleet, Railway Station (Purfleet Rail) 44

$10

3 alternative options

Train, line 96 bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) 96

$16 - $21

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shenfield to Dartford 18.1 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Shenfield to Dartford 18.1 miles

$3 - $6

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No, there is no direct bus from Shenfield to Dartford station. However, there are services departing from Shenfield, The Green Dragon and arriving at Purfleet, Railway Station (Purfleet Rail) via Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Shenfield to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Shenfield and arriving at Dartford via Stratford DLR Station and Woolwich Arsenal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between Shenfield and Dartford is 14 miles. The road distance is 18.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Shenfield to Dartford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to get from Shenfield to Dartford, including transfers.

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Shenfield to Dartford bus services, operated by Ensign Bus, depart from Shenfield, The Green Dragon station.

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Shenfield to Dartford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Shenfield station.

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The best way to get from Shenfield to Dartford is to train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 44 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 20 min.

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Shenfield to Dartford bus services, operated by Ensign Bus, arrive at Purfleet, Railway Station (Purfleet Rail).

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Shenfield to Dartford train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Dartford station.

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Map of how to get from Shenfield to Dartford.
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  • Distance: 13.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 6 min

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

You can take a train from Shenfield to Dartford via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, and Woolwich Arsenal in around 1 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shenfield to Dartford via Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) in around 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shenfield to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Dartford
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Dartford
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Shenfield, The Green Dragon to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Purfleet, Railway Station (Purfleet Rail)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
ensignbus.com
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shenfield to Dartford
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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

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