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

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Train  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Southend East to Barking
  2. Take the train from Barking to Purfleet

$12 - $17

4 alternative options

Train, line 100 bus, line 44 bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Southend East to Basildon
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn) 100 / ...
  3. Take the line 44 bus from Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn) to Purfleet, Railway Station (Rail Station) 44 / ...

$16 - $18

Train, line 96 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Southend East to West Ham
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) 96

$19 - $25

Taxi  •  38 min

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

$80 - $100

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Southend East Station to Dartford 30.8 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Southend East Station to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Southend East and arriving at Purfleet via Barking. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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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 1 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min 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 c2c, arrive at Purfleet station.

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

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Map of how to get from Southend East Station to Dartford.
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  • Distance: 23.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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

You can take a train from Southend East Station to Dartford via Barking in around 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend East to Barking
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Purfleet
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend East to Basildon
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend East to West Ham
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn) to Purfleet, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
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 Southend East Station to Dartford
Ave. Duration
38 min
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
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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