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

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Train  •  39m

  1. Take the train from Chatham to Slade Green

$10 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus, line 428 bus  •  1h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Chatham station to Bluewater, Bus Station 700 - Sapphire
  2. Take the line 428 bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Erith, James Watt Way 428

$2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  26m

  1. Take a taxi from Chatham to Erith 20.4 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  26m

  1. Drive from Chatham to Erith 20.4 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Chatham to Erith is to bus and line 428 bus which costs £2 and takes 1h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Chatham to Erith is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chatham station to Erith. However, there are services departing from Chatham station and arriving at Erith, James Watt Way via Bluewater, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 36m.

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

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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 39m and costs £7 - £11.

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

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Chatham to Erith bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Chatham 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 39m and costs £7 - £11. Alternatively, you can bus and line 428 bus, which costs £2 and takes 1h 36m.

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

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 39m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chatham to Erith via Bluewater, Bus Station in around 1h 36m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Bus operators
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
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Erith, James Watt Way
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chatham to Erith
Ave. Duration
26m
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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 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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Yes, the driving distance between Chatham to Erith is 20 miles. It takes approximately 26m to drive from Chatham to Erith.

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