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

Line 228 bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 228 bus from Tonbridge, Castle to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 228

$11 - $13

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 21 min

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

$28 - $40

Train, bus  •  1 h 41 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

$17 - $22

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

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

Redroute Buses operates a bus from Tonbridge to Dartford twice a week. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tonbridge to Dartford via London Bridge in around 1 h 21 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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Train from London Bridge to Dartford
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
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
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Bus operators
Redroute Buses
Phone
+44 1474 353896
Email
redroutebuses@btconnect.com
Website
redroutebuses.co.uk
Bus from Tonbridge, Castle to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
redroutebuses.co.uk
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tonbridge and Dartford is 28 km. The road distance is 39 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tonbridge to Dartford is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 27 min.

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

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 21 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Tonbridge to Dartford. However, there are services departing from Tonbridge, Castle and arriving at Dartford, Highfield Road Magistrates Court via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Tonbridge to Dartford, including transfers.