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Dartford to London Victoria by train

It takes an average of 55m to travel from Dartford to London Victoria by train, over a distance of around 16 miles (26 km). There are normally 41 trains per day travelling from Dartford to London Victoria and tickets for this journey start from £10 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 50m
PriceFrom £10
Distance16 miles (26 km)
Frequency41 trains per day
First train04:11
Last train23:02
Departure stationDartford
Arrival stationLondon Victoria
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsSoutheastern

Dartford to London Victoria train times

Check out the next trains departing from Dartford to London Victoria for Tuesday 16th August 2022 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
13:45 14:48 1h 3m, 1 change
14:02 14:55 53m, direct
14:06 15:10 1h 4m, 1 change
14:11 15:04 53m, 2 changes
14:15 15:09 54m, 2 changes
14:15 15:18 1h 3m, 1 change
14:32 15:25 53m, direct
14:36 15:40 1h 4m, 1 change
14:41 15:34 53m, 2 changes
14:45 15:39 54m, 2 changes

Taking the train from Dartford to London Victoria in 50 minutes

Thinking about taking the train from Dartford to London Victoria? We've got you covered.

It usually takes around 1 hour 9 minutes to travel the 16 miles (26 km) from Dartford to London Victoria by train, although you can get there in as little as 50 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 41 trains per day running on this route. You won't need to worry about making any changes along the way either as direct trains are available. You're likely to be travelling with Southeastern, Thameslink or Southern to London Victoria. As the main train operators on this route, all offer plenty of space for luggage and comfortable seating as standard.

Book train tickets from Dartford to London Victoria in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from £10.00. We'll always highlight the cheapest prices in our Journey Planner, for example when you travel at Off-Peak times or use a Railcard.

If you're feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to London Victoria by train, or check our timetable above to view live train times.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Dartford to London Victoria? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Dartford to London Victoria take?

The average journey time by train between Dartford and London Victoria is 55 minutes, with around 41 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Dartford and London Victoria by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Dartford to London Victoria is 50 minutes.

How much does the train from Dartford to London Victoria cost?

Train ticket prices from Dartford to London Victoria can start from as little as £10 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Dartford to London Victoria?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Dartford to London Victoria without having to change trains. There are 41 direct trains from Dartford to London Victoria each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Dartford to London Victoria leave?

The first train from Dartford to London Victoria leaves at 04:11. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Dartford to London Victoria leave?

The last train from Dartford to London Victoria leaves at 23:02. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Dartford and London Victoria by train?

Trains travelling from Dartford to London Victoria cover a distance of around 16 miles (26 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from London Victoria to Dartford.

Cheap train tickets from Dartford to London Victoria

Train tickets from Dartford to London Victoria start at £10 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Dartford to London Victoria is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

Split your tickets

Download our app to find split tickets — courtesy of SplitSave, our handy feature which 'splits' your train tickets where possible to find you a better deal. Learn more about the clever tech behind split tickets, and how to spot SplitSave discounts in our app.

For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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