Getting to College

Getting to college is easy

It’s really easy to get to North Kent College and we’re always striving to find the best travel deals for our students. Whether you live locally to the Dartford or Gravesend campus, or further afield into areas such as Bromley, Lewisham, Greenwich, Erith, Strood, Rochester, Chatham, Gillingham, or further still; we can help you get here.

Travel discounts and offers

  • Catch a FREE shuttle bus from Dartford Station and Leyton Cross to the Dartford campus and back.
  • All students can get discounted travel when purchasing the Arriva Thameside or South East 4 weekly Student Saver tickets and for 16-21 year olds only, discount on an annual ticket with the college's promotional code
  • Travel to college from as little as £20 a year with the 16+ Oyster Zip Photo Card for use on London Transport buses.
  • Dartford Railway Station is now within the Oyster scheme in Zone 8.
  • Pay as you go Travel with contactless and Oyster also extends to Swanley
To find out more about these offers and how to get to each campus, including bus, rail and car, please follow the link to the campus you wish to get to:

Financial Help

If you are a student and require help towards your travel cost to college, please see the Student Finance page for information on what you could be entitled to.