There are 4 ways to get from Chatham to Bluewater by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 700|Sapphire

$6

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Chatham to Greenhithe for Bluewater

$8 - $14

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chatham to Bluewater 13.8 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Chatham to Bluewater 13.8 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Chatham to Bluewater is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chatham to Bluewater is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between Chatham and Bluewater is 12 miles. The road distance is 13.8 miles.

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The bus from Chatham Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) takes 38 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chatham Railway Station station and arriving at Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chatham and arriving at Greenhithe for Bluewater. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Chatham to Bluewater.
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  • Distance: 11.9 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

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

Arriva Kent & Surrey operates a bus from Chatham to Bluewater every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, Thameslink operates a train from Chatham to Bluewater every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 27 min. Southeastern also services this route 5 times a week.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Chatham to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Chatham to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chatham to Bluewater
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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