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There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Dartford Crossing by train, bus or car

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Train South Western Railway  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo East to Stone Crossing

$38 - $57

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Bus  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Dartford National Express / ...

$16 - $23

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Train Southern  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Horsham
  2. Take the train from Horsham to London Bridge

$65 - $109

Drive  •  1h 52m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Dartford Crossing 111.6 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Dartford Crossing is to bus which costs £12 - £18 and takes 4h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Dartford Crossing is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Dartford Crossing. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Dartford, Galleon Boulevard via London Victoria Coach Station and Bluewater, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 58m.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Dartford Crossing. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Stone Crossing via London Waterloo East. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 37m.

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The distance between Southampton and Dartford Crossing is 82 miles. The road distance is 111.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Dartford Crossing without a car is to train which takes 2h 37m and costs £29 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2h 37m to get from Southampton to Dartford Crossing, including transfers.

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Southampton to Dartford Crossing bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Southampton to Dartford Crossing train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Dartford Crossing is to train which takes 2h 37m and costs £29 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £18 and takes 4h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Dartford Crossing.
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  • Distance: 82.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 37m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Dartford Crossing, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Dartford Crossing via London Waterloo, London Waterloo East, and Stone Crossing in around 2h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Dartford Crossing via London Victoria Coach Station, Bluewater, Bus Station, and Dartford, Galleon Boulevard in around 4h 58m.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Horsham
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Horsham to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Dartford
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express

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Southampton to Dartford Crossing bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dartford station.

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Southampton to Dartford Crossing train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Stone Crossing station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Dartford Crossing is 112 miles. It takes approximately 1h 52m to drive from Southampton to Dartford Crossing.

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There are 434+ hotels available in Dartford Crossing. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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