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There are 5 ways to get from Southend East Station to Dartford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the train from Southend East to West Ham
  2. Take the train from West Ham DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  3. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Dartford

$20 - $31

4 alternative options

Train, line 100 bus, line 44 bus  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the train from Southend East to Basildon
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Grays, Bus Station 100 / ...
  3. Take the line 44 bus from Grays, Bus Station to Purfleet, Comet Close 44 / ...

Train, bus  •  1h 48m

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

Taxi  •  38m

  1. Take a taxi from Southend East Station to Dartford 30.8 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  38m

  1. Drive from Southend East Station to Dartford 30.8 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Southend East Station to Dartford is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Southend East Station to Dartford is to taxi which costs £60 - £80 and takes 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Southend East Station to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Southend East and arriving at Dartford via West Ham DLR Station and Woolwich Arsenal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 34m.

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The distance between Southend East Station and Dartford is 23 miles. The road distance is 30.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend East Station to Dartford without a car is to train which takes 1h 34m and costs £15 - £24.

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It takes approximately 1h 34m to get from Southend East Station to Dartford, including transfers.

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Southend East Station to Dartford train services, operated by c2c, depart from Southend East station.

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Southend East Station to Dartford train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Dartford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend East Station to Dartford is 31 miles. It takes approximately 38m to drive from Southend East Station to Dartford.

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There are 4055+ hotels available in Dartford. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southend East Station to Dartford.
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  • Distance: 23.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 34m

What companies run services between Southend East Station, England and Dartford, England?

You can take a train from Southend East Station to Dartford via West Ham, West Ham DLR Station, and Woolwich Arsenal in around 1h 34m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend East to West Ham
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend East to Basildon
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend East to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Ham DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Thameslink
Southeastern
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Grays, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Grays, Bus Station to Purfleet, Comet Close
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Chafford Hundred, Railway Station to Greenhithe, station
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ensignbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Southend East Station to Dartford
Ave. Duration
38m
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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

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