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

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Chatham to Slade Green

$10 - $14

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Bus, line 428 bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 700|Sapphire
  2. Take the line 428 bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Erith, James Watt Way 428

$8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chatham to Erith 20.4 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Chatham to Erith 20.4 miles

$4 - $7

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No, there is no direct bus from Chatham station to Erith. However, there are services departing from Chatham Railway Station and arriving at Erith, James Watt Way via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chatham and arriving at Slade Green. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Chatham and Erith is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chatham to Erith without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs .

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The train from Chatham to Slade Green takes 39 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Chatham to Erith bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Chatham Railway Station.

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

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The best way to get from Chatham to Erith is to train which takes 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 428 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 28 min.

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Chatham to Erith bus services, operated by Arriva London South, arrive at Erith, James Watt Way station.

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Chatham to Erith train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Slade Green station.

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Map of how to get from Chatham to Erith.
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  • Distance: 16.5 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from Chatham to Erith hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chatham to Erith via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
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
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Erith, James Watt Way
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chatham to Erith
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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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Yes, the driving distance between Chatham to Erith is 20 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Chatham to Erith.

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