There are 6 ways to get from Chatham to Canning Town by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train Southeastern  •  45 min

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

$18 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Gillingham, King Street (Wilko) to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South 722

$13 - $15

4 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Chatham to Woolwich Arsenal

$15 - $20

Bus, line 96 bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 700|Sapphire
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Woolwich Arsenal Station 96

$15 - $16

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chatham to Canning Town 29.1 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Chatham to Canning Town 29.1 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Chatham to Canning Town station. However, there are services departing from Chatham and arriving at Canning Town DLR Station via Stratford International DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Chatham and Canning Town is 24 miles. The road distance is 29.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Chatham to Canning Town without a car is to train which takes 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from Chatham to Canning Town, including transfers.

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Chatham to Canning Town train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Chatham station.

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The best way to get from Chatham to Canning Town is to train which takes 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 31 min.

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Chatham to Canning Town train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Woolwich Arsenal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chatham to Canning Town is 29 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Chatham to Canning Town.

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There are 8121+ hotels available in Canning Town. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chatham to Canning Town.
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  • Distance: 24.3 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Chatham, England and Canning Town, England?

You can take a train from Chatham to Canning Town via Stratford International and Stratford International DLR Station in around 45 min. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Chatham to Canning Town hourly. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Chatham to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford International DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Chatham to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
53 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 Gillingham, King Street (Wilko) to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
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
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chatham to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$130 - $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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