Duration 2h 9m
Distance 83.2 miles
Average price £52
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Clacton-on-Sea and Chatham takes 2h 9m and the fastest train takes 1h 55m. There is a train service every few hours from Clacton-on-Sea to Chatham. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Clacton-on-Sea
  2. Stratford International
  3. Chatham
2h 20m
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£41 - £69

Clacton-on-Sea to Chatham train times

Trains run hourly between Clacton-on-Sea and Chatham. The earliest departure is at 07:32 in the morning, and the last departure from Clacton-on-Sea is at 21:32 which arrives into Chatham at 23:35. All services require a transfer at Stratford (London) and take an average of 2h 9m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Clacton-on-Sea to Chatham. However, there are services departing from Clacton-on-Sea and arriving at Chatham via Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 20m.

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The distance between Clacton-on-Sea and Chatham is 39 miles. The road distance is 83.2 miles.

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Clacton-on-Sea to Chatham train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Clacton-on-Sea station.

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Clacton-on-Sea to Chatham train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Chatham station.

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