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

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Train, line 27 bus  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the train from Chatham to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
  3. Take the line 27 bus from Grantham, Bus Station to Sleaford, Rail Station 27

$41 - $86

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Dartford to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Sleaford National Express

$18 - $26

2 alternative options

Train  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the train from Chatham to City Thameslink
  2. Take the train from City Thameslink to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Sleaford

$63 - $95

Drive  •  2h 35m

  1. Drive from Chatham to Sleaford 150.1 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Chatham to Sleaford is to bus which costs £14 - £21 and takes 7h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Chatham to Sleaford is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chatham station to Sleaford. However, there are services departing from Chatham station and arriving at Sleaford via Dartford and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chatham to Sleaford. However, there are services departing from Chatham and arriving at Sleaford via City Thameslink and Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 48m.

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The distance between Chatham and Sleaford is 119 miles. The road distance is 150.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Chatham to Sleaford without a car is to train and line 27 bus which takes 3h 29m and costs £30 - £70.

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It takes approximately 3h 29m to get from Chatham to Sleaford, including transfers.

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Chatham to Sleaford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dartford station.

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

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The best way to get from Chatham to Sleaford is to train which takes 4h 48m and costs £45 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £21 and takes 7h 48m.

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Map of how to get from Chatham to Sleaford.
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  • Distance: 119.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 29m

What companies run services between Chatham, England and Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England?

You can take a train from Chatham to Sleaford via City Thameslink and Peterborough in around 4h 48m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chatham to Sleaford via Dartford and London Victoria Coach Station in around 7h 48m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Chatham to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Chatham to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Chatham to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Chatham to City Thameslink
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from City Thameslink to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $85
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Sleaford
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Grantham, Bus Station to Sleaford, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
centrebus.info
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Dartford to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Sleaford
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express

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Chatham to Sleaford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sleaford station.

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Chatham to Sleaford train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Sleaford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chatham to Sleaford is 150 miles. It takes approximately 2h 35m to drive from Chatham to Sleaford.

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