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There are 5 ways to get from Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Basildon to West Ham
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Strood

$26 - $37

Cheapest option

Line 100 bus, train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 100 / ...
  2. Take the train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Strood

$7 - $13

3 alternative options

Line 100 bus, bus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 100 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Strood, Canal Road 700 - Sapphire

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway 29.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway 29.4 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basildon station to City of Rochester-upon-Medway. However, there are services departing from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Strood, Canal Road via Lakeside, Bus Station and Bluewater, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway. However, there are services departing from Basildon and arriving at Strood via West Ham DLR Station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Basildon and City of Rochester-upon-Medway is 12 miles. The road distance is 29.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway without a car is to train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs £19 - £28.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway, including transfers.

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Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station.

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Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway train services, operated by c2c, depart from Basildon station.

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The best way to get from Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway is to train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs £19 - £28. Alternatively, you can line 100 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway.
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  • Distance: 12.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

What companies run services between Basildon, England and City of Rochester-upon-Medway, England?

You can take a train from Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway via West Ham, West Ham DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, Stratford International, and Strood in around 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway via Lakeside, Bus Station, Bluewater, Bus Station, and Strood, Canal Road in around 2 h 59 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to West Ham
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Strood
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Strood
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Strood
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Strood, Canal Road
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Strood, Canal Road station.

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Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Strood station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway is 29 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Basildon to City of Rochester-upon-Medway.

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