There are 5 ways to get from Tonbridge to Dartford by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Tonbridge to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Dartford

$27 - $39

Cheapest option

Line 402 bus, line 421 bus, bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 402 bus from Tonbridge, Castle to Sevenoaks, Bus Station 402
  2. Take the line 421 bus from Sevenoaks, Bus Station to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda 421
  3. Take the bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) 429

$14

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Tonbridge to Orpington
  2. Take the bus from Orpington to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) 477|Shoppers Heaven

$16 - $21

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tonbridge to Dartford 24.6 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Tonbridge to Dartford 24.6 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Tonbridge to Dartford is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tonbridge to Dartford is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tonbridge to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Tonbridge, Castle and arriving at Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) via Sevenoaks, Bus Station and Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tonbridge to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Tonbridge and arriving at Dartford via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Tonbridge and Dartford is 18 miles. The road distance is 24.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Tonbridge to Dartford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs £20 - £30.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Tonbridge to Dartford, including transfers.

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Tonbridge to Dartford bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, depart from Tonbridge, Castle station.

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Map of how to get from Tonbridge to Dartford.
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  • Distance: 17.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

What companies run services between Tonbridge, England and Dartford, England?

You can take a train from Tonbridge to Dartford via London Bridge in around 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tonbridge to Dartford via Sevenoaks, Bus Station and Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda in around 2 h 32 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Tonbridge to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Train from London Bridge to Dartford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Tonbridge to Orpington
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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
Bus operators
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Orpington to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tonbridge, Castle to Sevenoaks, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go-Coachhire
Phone
+44 1732 469800
Email
info@go-coach.co.uk
Website
go-coach.co.uk
Bus from Sevenoaks, Bus Station to Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
go-coach.co.uk
Bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
go-coach.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Tonbridge to Dartford
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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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