Barnehurst is served quite well with buses and trains. The train station is situated in Barnehurst Road and is operated by Southeastern Trains. The station has step free access after a pathway was built via the Northall Road alleyway onto the London bound platform. The Dartford bound platform has always been accessible.
Buses are mostly run by London Central and offer good connections into Dartford and Bluewater and towards London.
There are regular train services from Barnehurst station either to London stations or to Dartford. Trains towards London go to Charing Cross, Victoria and Cannon Street, Mondays to Fridays. Charing Cross and Victoria on Saturdays and just Charing Cross on Sundays. All trains stop at Lewisham where you can connect to the Docklands Light Railway (DLR).
Trains to Dartford take about 7 minutes where you can change and head to Gravesend and Gillingham or up towards London on the Bexley or Erith lines.
The station is situated in Barnehurst Road and has a taxi office, disabled access via Northall Road/Station approach, a small shop, newspaper stall and shoe/watch menders.
The station gets very busy during the rush hour but much quieter at weekends and after 9.30am.
The National Rail website also offers a journey planner. For more information you can also call;
National Rail Enquiries: 08457 48 49 50
TrainTracker: 0871 200 49 50
TrainTracker Text - text station name to: 8 49 50
National Rail Enquiries from overseas (Please note: International rates
apply): +44(0)20 7278 5240
National Rail Enquiries Textphone (for customers with hearing impairments): 0845 60 50 600
There are good bus services around Barnehurst with services running as follows;
|89||Barnehurst Station (Erith Road) to Lewisham via Welling and Blackheath or towards Slade Green||Every 10-15 minutes peak times, 20 mins Saturdays 30 mins on Sundays|
|229||Barnehurst Station (Erith Road) to Sidcup via Bexley or towards Thamesmead via Abbey Wood||Every 12-20 minutes peak times, 20 mins Saturdays 30 mins on Sundays|
|99||Barnehurst Station (Northall Road) to Bexleyheath or towards Woolwich via Abbey Wood||Every 12-15 minutes peak times, 20 mins Saturdays 30 mins on Sundays|
|492||Mayplace Road East to Sidcup via Bexley or towards Bluewater via Crayford and Dartford||Every 30 minutes - (sometimes 60 minutes for later buses)|
Bexleyheath offers many more bus services near the clock tower.
The N89 runs from Trafalagar Square to Barnehurst Station (Northall Road) starting at 23.50 until 04.50 (every 30 minutes). The journey takes around 1 hour and also runs to London starting from Erith.
Docklands Light Railway - DLR
The DLR runs from Lewisham to either Bank in Central London, Stratford in East London or to Beckton in East London. Most DLR trains will go through Docklands stations making it easy access for Canary Wharf and Westferry Circus.
Barnehurst 24 Hr Central
Station Approach, Barnehurst, Bexleyheath, Kent, DA7 6HQ 01322 550000
Abercorn Car Hire
153a Broadway, Bexleyheath, Kent, DA6 7EZ 020 8304 5011
Broadway Express Cars
308 Broadway, Bexleyheath, Kent, DA6 8AA 020 83044000
Crown Car Services
177 Broadway, Bexleyheath, Kent, DA6 7ES 020 8301 3000
Crayford 24 Hour Central
12a Station Rd, Crayford, Dartford, Kent, DA1 3QA 01322 556444
Best Cab Car Service
6 Freeland Way, Erith, Kent, DA8 2LQ 01322 333444
19 Brook St, Erith, Kent, DA8 1JJ 01322 350530