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

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Train Southeastern  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Chatham to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Shenfield

$26 - $38

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Train Thameslink  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Chatham to Woolwich Arsenal
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr

$22 - $33

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton, Bank Street to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South 716 / ...

$23 - $29

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chatham to Shenfield 31.5 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Chatham to Shenfield 31.5 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Chatham to Shenfield. However, there are services departing from Chatham and arriving at Shenfield via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station and Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Chatham and Shenfield is 20 miles. The road distance is 31.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Chatham to Shenfield without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Chatham to Shenfield, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Chatham to Shenfield is to train which takes 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 17 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Chatham to Shenfield is 31 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Chatham to Shenfield.

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There are 362+ hotels available in Shenfield. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chatham to Shenfield.
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  • Distance: 19.6 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

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

You can take a train from Chatham to Shenfield via Stratford International, Stratford New Town, Stratford International, Stratford City Bus Station, and Stratford (London) in around 53 min. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Chatham to Shenfield every 2 hours. Tickets cost $13 and the journey takes 1 h 46 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
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Luton, Bank Street to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chatham to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
39 min
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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