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There are 5 ways to get from Chatham to Beckton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 6m

  1. Take the train from Chatham to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Canning Town DLR Station to Beckton DLR Station Dlr

$20 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus, line 96 bus  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Chatham station to Bluewater, Bus Station 700 - Sapphire
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Woolwich, Thomas Street 96

$3

3 alternative options

Train, line 474 bus  •  1h 36m

  1. Take the train from Chatham to Woolwich Arsenal
  2. Take the line 474 bus from West Silvertown DLR Station to Beckton, Tollgate RdWoolwich Manor Way 474

$17 - $23

Taxi  •  38m

  1. Take a taxi from Chatham to Beckton 29.7 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  38m

  1. Drive from Chatham to Beckton 29.7 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Chatham to Beckton is to bus and line 96 bus which costs £2 and takes 2h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Chatham to Beckton is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chatham station to Beckton. However, there are services departing from Chatham station and arriving at Beckton, Tollgate RdWoolwich Manor Way via Bluewater, Bus Station and North Woolwich Free Ferry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chatham to Beckton station. However, there are services departing from Chatham and arriving at Beckton DLR Station via Stratford International DLR Station and Canning Town DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 6m.

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The distance between Chatham and Beckton is 22 miles. The road distance is 29.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chatham to Beckton without a car is to train which takes 1h 6m and costs £15 - £24.

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It takes approximately 1h 6m to get from Chatham to Beckton, including transfers.

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Chatham to Beckton bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Chatham station.

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Chatham to Beckton train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Chatham station.

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The best way to get from Chatham to Beckton is to train which takes 1h 6m and costs £15 - £24. Alternatively, you can bus and line 96 bus, which costs £2 and takes 2h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Chatham to Beckton.
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  • Distance: 22.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 6m

What companies run services between Chatham, England and Beckton, England?

You can take a train from Chatham to Beckton via Stratford International, Stratford International DLR Station, and Canning Town DLR Station in around 1h 6m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chatham to Beckton via Bluewater, Bus Station, Woolwich, Thomas Street, and North Woolwich Free Ferry in around 2h 25m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Chatham to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canning Town DLR Station to Beckton DLR Station
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Thameslink
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Silvertown DLR Station to Beckton, Tollgate RdWoolwich Manor Way
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham station to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Woolwich, Thomas Street
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
Other operators
Taxi from Chatham to Beckton
Ave. Duration
38m
Estimated price
$140 - $170
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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Chatham to Beckton bus services, operated by Stagecoach London, arrive at Woolwich, Thomas Street station.

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Chatham to Beckton train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Beckton DLR Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chatham to Beckton is 30 miles. It takes approximately 38m to drive from Chatham to Beckton.

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There are 8717+ hotels available in Beckton. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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