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Duration 2h 36m
Distance 72.9 miles
Average price £54
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Essex and Sheerness takes 2h 36m and the fastest train takes 2h 8m. There is a train service every few hours from Essex to Sheerness. 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. White Notley
  2. Stratford International
  3. Sheerness
2h 50m
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£37 - £73

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No, there is no direct train from Essex to Sheerness. However, there are services departing from White Notley and arriving at Sheerness-on-Sea via Stratford International and Sittingbourne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 50m.

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The distance between Essex and Sheerness is 28 miles. The road distance is 72.9 miles.

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Essex to Sheerness train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from White Notley station.

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Essex to Sheerness train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Sittingbourne station.

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There are 206+ hotels available in Sheerness. Prices start at £75 per night.

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