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There are 5 ways to get from Swanley to Gravesend by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  48 min

  1. Take the bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Dartford, Home Gardens 477 - Shoppers Heaven / ...
  2. Take the train from Dartford to Gravesend

$5 - $11

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Train  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Swanley to Rochester
  2. Take the train from Rochester to Gravesend

$17 - $27

Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Dartford, Home Gardens 477 - Shoppers Heaven / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dartford, Home Gardens to Gravesend, Clock Tower 480 - Sapphire / ...

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Swanley to Gravesend 11.8 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Swanley to Gravesend 11.8 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Swanley to Gravesend is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swanley to Gravesend is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Swanley to Gravesend. However, there are services departing from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda and arriving at Gravesend, Clock Tower via Dartford, Home Gardens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Swanley to Gravesend. However, there are services departing from Swanley and arriving at Gravesend via Rochester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between Swanley and Gravesend is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Swanley to Gravesend without a car is to bus and train which takes 48 min and costs £4 - £8.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Swanley to Gravesend, including transfers.

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Swanley to Gravesend bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, depart from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda station.

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Swanley to Gravesend train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Swanley station.

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The best way to get from Swanley to Gravesend is to train which takes 48 min and costs £13 - £21. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h.

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Map of how to get from Swanley to Gravesend.
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  • Distance: 9.1 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Swanley, Kent, England and Gravesend, England?

You can take a train from Swanley to Gravesend via Rochester in around 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Swanley to Gravesend via Dartford, Home Gardens in around 1 h.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dartford to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Train from Swanley to Rochester
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Rochester to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Dartford to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rochester to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Dartford, Home Gardens
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Home Gardens to Gravesend, Clock Tower
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go-Coachhire
Phone
+44 1732 469800
Email
info@go-coach.co.uk
Website
go-coach.co.uk
Bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Dartford, Home Gardens
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
go-coach.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Swanley to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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Swanley to Gravesend bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, arrive at Gravesend, Clock Tower station.

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Swanley to Gravesend train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Gravesend station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swanley to Gravesend is 12 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Swanley to Gravesend.

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