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Trains to Swanscombe

Swanscombe train station offers a destination menu of possibilities which stretch from Kent to Bedfordshire with London in the middle. Most of its Southeastern and Thameslink trains run services every 30 minutes to each of their wide variety of destinations with more frequent services - 4 trains per hour- to both London Bridge and Gravesend which is only 6 minutes away. Swanscombe itself is a small Kent town with a high street of shops and a selection of cafés and pubs all within walking distance of the station. Swanscombe – well-known for some incredible early Stone Age finds – has a heritage park with trails which allow the visitor to explore its archaeological sites. On Swanscombe's borders can be found Bluewater. As one of Europe's largest shopping centres the complex is also home to cafés, bars, restaurants, a cinema, off-road driving experiences and even a lake. Also nearby for outdoor lovers are both Beacon Wood Country Park and Rainham Marsh Nature Reserve.

Swanscombe train station also offers several easy direct links with some important transport hubs. For Eurostar connections Ebbsfleet International is less than 2 miles away and London St Pancras International 1 hour 8 minutes away by train from Swanscombe. For air-passengers Luton Airport Parkway is a 1 hour 56 minute journey. Buses run directly from the station while the London Underground can be accessed directly from either London Charing Cross – 50 minutes by train from Swanscombe - for the Bakerloo or Northern Line or from London Bridge for the Jubilee or Northern line. The journey from Swanscombe to London Bridge takes 40 minutes and on arriving passengers are within easy walking distance of such attractions as the Tower of London, the Shard and St Paul's.

Find address details, station facilities, live departure times and train arrivals for Swanscombe station.

Station details & facilities

Find station details and facilities information for Swanscombe. Also find live train departures and arrivals for Swanscombe station, helping you to plan your next journey.

Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine :
  • Staff help available : False
  • Ticket Office opening hours : Being staffed may mean there is only staff in the ticket office, who may not always be available to assist - booking is recommended
    DayOpening Hours
    Weekdays06:10 - 12:50
    Saturday 08:40 - 15:20
    Sunday Closed
  • Oyster Prepay : False
  • Oyster topup : False
  • Oyster validator : False

Luggage

  • Left Luggage available : False
  • Lost Property available :

Facilities

  • Postbox : False
  • Telephones : False
  • Telephones type : Coins and cards
  • Customer help points :
  • Nearest station with more facilities :

    The nearest station(s) with more facilities than Swanscombe are:

    • Northfleet

CCTV

  • CCTV :

WiFi

Parking

  • Car parking spaces : 0

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 3
  • Sheltered cycle storage : False
  • Cycle storage CCTV :
  • Cycle storage location : outside ticket office entrance

Accessibility

  • Step-free access : Part of station
  • Step-free access notes :

    No access to platforms. Car Park and Ticket Office are not step free.

  • Ramps for train access :
  • Wheelchairs available : False
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines : False
  • Accessible Booking Office counter : False
  • Accessible taxis : unknown
  • Accessible taxis notes :

    Accessible taxis are not available

Trains to Swanscombe

Address

High Street, SWANSCOMBE, Kent, DA10 0AG
Ticket Office Hours
Being staffed may mean there is only staff in the ticket office, who may not always be available to assist - booking is recommended
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:10 - 12:50
Saturday 08:40 - 15:20
Sunday Closed

Swanscombe Live Departures

12:07

Swanscombe

Thameslink

Plat. 2

Station Due 12:10

12:20

Swanscombe

Southeastern

Plat. 2

On time

12:34

Swanscombe

Thameslink

Plat. 1

On time

12:37

Swanscombe

Thameslink

Plat. 2

On time

12:40

Swanscombe

Southeastern

Plat. 1

On time

13:20

Swanscombe

Southeastern

On time

13:34

Swanscombe

Thameslink

On time

13:37

Swanscombe

Thameslink

On time

13:40

Swanscombe

Southeastern

On time

14:04

Swanscombe

Thameslink

On time

12:07

Rainham (Kent)

Thameslink

Plat. 2

Station Leaving 12:10

12:20

Gravesend

Southeastern

Plat. 2

On time

12:34

Luton

Thameslink

Plat. 1

On time

12:37

Rainham (Kent)

Thameslink

Plat. 2

On time

12:40

London Charing Cross

Southeastern

Plat. 1

On time

13:20

Gravesend

Southeastern

On time

13:34

Luton

Thameslink

On time

13:37

Rainham (Kent)

Thameslink

On time

13:40

London Charing Cross

Southeastern

On time

14:04

Luton

Thameslink

On time

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