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

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Bus, train  •  48 min

  1. Take the bus from Chatham, Southill Road Laundry to Maidstone East Railway Station 101|Sapphire
  2. Take the train from Maidstone East to West Malling

$10 - $14

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Bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to West Malling, High Street (Tesco Metro) 151|Medway Valley Links / ...

$7

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Train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Chatham to Swanley
  2. Take the train from Swanley to West Malling

$23 - $33

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chatham to West Malling 10 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Chatham to West Malling 10 miles

$2 - $4

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chatham Railway Station station and arriving at West Malling, High Street (Tesco Metro). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chatham to West Malling. However, there are services departing from Chatham and arriving at West Malling via Swanley. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between Chatham and West Malling is 8 miles. The road distance is 10 miles.

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The best way to get from Chatham to West Malling without a car is to bus and train which takes 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Chatham to West Malling, including transfers.

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Chatham to West Malling bus services, operated by Nu-Venture, arrive at Chatham Railway Station.

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Chatham to West Malling train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Chatham station.

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The best way to get from Chatham to West Malling is to bus which takes 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 11 min.

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Chatham to West Malling bus services, operated by Nu-Venture, arrive at West Malling, High Street (Tesco Metro) station.

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Chatham to West Malling train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at West Malling station.

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Map of how to get from Chatham to West Malling.
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  • Distance: 7.8 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Chatham, England and West Malling, England?

Nu-Venture operates a bus from Chatham to West Malling hourly. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chatham to West Malling via Swanley in around 1 h 11 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Maidstone East to West Malling
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Train from Chatham to Swanley
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Train from Swanley to West Malling
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham, Southill Road Laundry to Maidstone East Railway Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Nu-Venture
Website
nu-venture.co.uk
Bus from Chatham Railway Station to West Malling, High Street (Tesco Metro)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
nu-venture.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chatham to West Malling
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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 West Malling is 10 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Chatham to West Malling.

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