There are 6 ways to get from Swanley to Gravesend by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  46 min

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

$17 - $27

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Bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) 477|Shoppers Heaven
  2. Take the bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) to Gravesend, Overcliffe (Asda) 480|Sapphire / ...

$7

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Bus, train  •  48 min

  1. Take the bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) 477|Shoppers Heaven
  2. Take the train from Dartford to Gravesend

$8 - $14

Bus, line 483 bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 477|Shoppers Heaven
  2. Take the line 483 bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Gravesend, Parrock Street (Church) 483

$10

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, Overcliffe (Asda) via Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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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 46 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 train which takes 46 min and costs £13 - £21.

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It takes approximately 46 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 46 min and costs £13 - £21. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 and takes 58 min.

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Swanley to Gravesend bus services, operated by Arriva Kent Thameside, arrive at Gravesend, Overcliffe (Asda) station.

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

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Map of how to get from Swanley to Gravesend.
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  • Distance: 9.1 miles
  • Duration: 46 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 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Swanley to Gravesend via Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) in around 58 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
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
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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rochester to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Dartford to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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 (The Orchard Theatre)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (The Orchard Theatre) to Gravesend, Overcliffe (Asda)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Gravesend, Parrock Street (Church)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.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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