There are 5 ways to get from Chatham to Wales by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Chatham to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$97 - $181

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Bus  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Gillingham, King Street (Wilko) to Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station 722
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street National Express

$28 - $33

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Chatham to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Kingsway M7

$44 - $67

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Chatham to Cardiff 192.2 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Chatham to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester

$138 - $361

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No, there is no direct bus from Chatham to Wales. However, there are services departing from Gillingham, King Street (Wilko) and arriving at Cardiff, Castle Street via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 36 min.

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The distance between Chatham and Wales is 194 miles. The road distance is 192.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chatham to Wales without a car is to train which takes 3 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Chatham to Wales, including transfers.

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Chatham to Wales bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, depart from Gillingham, King Street (Wilko) station.

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The best way to get from Chatham to Wales is to train which takes 3 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Chatham to Wales bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cardiff, Castle Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chatham to Wales is 192 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to drive from Chatham to Wales.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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Map of how to get from Chatham to Wales.
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  • Distance: 193.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 39 min

What companies run services between Chatham, England and Wales?

You can take a train from Chatham to Cardiff via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 3 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chatham to Cardiff via Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station and London Victoria Coach Station in around 6 h 36 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $150
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
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 Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com

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