Duration 1h 25m
Distance 39.3 miles
Average price £35
Frequency 23/day

Trip overview

The average train between Gillingham and Rayleigh takes 1h 25m and the fastest train takes 1h 11m. There is a train service every few hours from Gillingham to Rayleigh. 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. Gillingham (Kent)
  2. Stratford (London)
  3. Rayleigh
1h 32m
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£26 - £47

Gillingham to Rayleigh train times

Trains run hourly between Gillingham and Rayleigh. The earliest departure is at 05:20 in the morning, and the last departure from Gillingham is at 21:51 which arrives into Rayleigh at 23:26. All services require a transfer at Stratford International and take an average of 1h 25m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Gillingham to Rayleigh. However, there are services departing from Gillingham (Kent) and arriving at Rayleigh via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 32m.

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The distance between Gillingham and Rayleigh is 14 miles. The road distance is 39.3 miles.

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Gillingham to Rayleigh train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Gillingham (Kent) station.

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Gillingham to Rayleigh train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Rayleigh station.

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There are 423+ hotels available in Rayleigh. Prices start at £75 per night.

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