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Recommended option

Train  •  27 min

$16 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus  •  57 min

  1. 728

$11

3 alternative options

Train via Woolwich Arsenal  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Dlr

$16 - $25

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. 27.8 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  36 min

  1. 27.8 miles

$6 - $9

What companies run services between Canary Wharf, England and Rochester, Medway, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Canary Wharf to Rochester hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Rochester twice daily. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 57 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Rochester
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Rochester
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Poplar DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Rochester
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Rochester, East Row (The Vineyard)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Rochester
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Canary Wharf and Rochester is 39 km. The road distance is 44 km.

The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to Rochester is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Rochester is to train which takes 27 min and costs £12 - £17.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stratford International and arriving at Rochester. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North and arriving at Rochester, East Row (The Vineyard). Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

The train from Stratford International to Rochester takes 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.