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There are 6 ways to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr

$25 - $39

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Chafford Hundred
  2. Take the bus from Chafford Hundred, Railway Station to Greenhithe, station X80

Line 9 bus, line 25 bus, line 100 bus, line 44 bus  •  2h 56m

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Prittlewell, Holiday Inn Southend Airport to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road 9
  2. Take the line 25 bus from Rayleigh, Eastwood Road to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station 25 / ...
  3. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Grays, Bus Station 100 / ...
  4. Take the line 44 bus from Grays, Bus Station to Purfleet, Comet Close 44 / ...

Taxi  •  35m

  1. Take a taxi from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford 28.9 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  35m

  1. Drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford 28.9 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  35m

  1. Take a town car from Southend Airport to Dartford 28.9 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Prittlewell, Holiday Inn Southend Airport and arriving at Purfleet, Comet Close via Rayleigh, Eastwood Road, Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station and Grays, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 56m.

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No, there is no direct train from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Southend Airport and arriving at Dartford via Stratford DLR Station and Woolwich Arsenal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 35m.

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The distance between Southend Airport (SEN) and Dartford is 23 miles. The road distance is 28.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford without a car is to train which takes 1h 35m and costs £19 - £30.

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It takes approximately 1h 35m to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford, including transfers.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Prittlewell, Holiday Inn Southend Airport station.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Southend Airport station.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford is to train which takes 1h 35m and costs £19 - £30. Alternatively, you can line 9 bus and line 25 bus and line 100 bus and line 44 bus, which costs and takes 2h 56m.

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Map of how to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford.
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  • Distance: 22.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 35m

What companies run services between Southend Airport (SEN), England and Dartford, England?

You can take a train from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, and Woolwich Arsenal in around 1h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford via Rayleigh, Eastwood Road, Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station, and Grays, Bus Station in around 2h 56m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
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)
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Chafford Hundred, Railway Station to Greenhithe, station
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Grays, Bus Station to Purfleet, Comet Close
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
ensignbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Prittlewell, Holiday Inn Southend Airport to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Rayleigh, Eastwood Road to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Grays, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford
Ave. Duration
35m
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southend Airport to Dartford
Estimated price
$140 - $210

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford bus services, operated by Ensign Bus, arrive at Purfleet, Comet Close station.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford is 29 miles. It takes approximately 35m to drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Dartford.

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