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Introducing Fastrack

What is Fastrack?

Fastrack is the high quality transport concept for the Thames Gateway area brought to you by Arriva, Kent County 

Council, Gravesham Borough Council, Dartford Borough Council and Prologis. Giving you:

  • High-quality, state-of-the-art vehicles in the
    well-known two-tone blue and grey colour scheme for ease of identification
  • CCTV security system fitted inside and out for the added security of both passengers and drivers
  • Dedicated drivers with Fastrack uniform for a friendly welcome and personalised service
  • Frequent and reliable 'turn up and go' service
  • Segregated busways with priority over other traffic
  • Real-time information
  • Fully-accessible vehicles with a low entrance and no steps inside the front half. The entrance can be lowered to the level of pavements if necessary
  • A ramp at the entrance allows wheelchairs, pushchairs and buggies to be easily wheeled on or off
  • Well-spaced seats and extra legroom for extra comfort
  • High-tech Fastrack bus stop stations featuring displays that show the actual times of the next Fastrack bus. Shelters have been designed to make your short wait as comfortable as possible

Links Dartford with Joyce Green, The Bridge, Crossways Business Park, Greenhithe Station and Bluewater running up to every 10 minutes!

Fastrack A runs to a simple timetable, running at:

  • Mondays to Saturdays daytime - up to every 10 minutes
  • Evenings and Sundays - up to every 20 minutes

Running this often, if you do just miss one, there will be another one along very soon. Just turn up and go!

For most journeys on route A the normal fares are:

  • £2.40 for a single trip
  • £3.60 for a return (return tickets are available for travel all day)
  • Fastrack A Short Hop Fares of £1.30 single and £2.30 return are also available (details are shown at your local stop)
  • Through tickets onto Fastrack B to Ebbsfleet International Station and Gravesend are also available
  • Child fares are available after 0900 hours Monday to Friday and all day weekends for children up to 15 years of age.

  • Arriva Day, Weekly and Four-weekly tickets are valid for travel on Fastrack and offer great-value for money
  • Concessionary passes are accepted on this service.

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