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

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Train  •  1 h 28 min

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

$35 - $49

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Bus, line 71 bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) X80
  3. Take the bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 100
  4. Take the line 71 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Witham Town Centre, The George 71 / ...

$28

2 alternative options

Train via Woolwich Arsenal  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Chatham to Woolwich Arsenal
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Witham (Essex)

$31 - $44

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Chatham to Witham 51.9 miles

$11 - $17

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No, there is no direct bus from Chatham station to Witham. However, there are services departing from Chatham Railway Station and arriving at Witham Town Centre, The George via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre), Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) and Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chatham to Witham. However, there are services departing from Chatham and arriving at Witham (Essex) via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station and Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Chatham and Witham is 30 miles. The road distance is 51.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Chatham to Witham without a car is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Chatham to Witham, including transfers.

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Chatham to Witham bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Chatham Railway Station.

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

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The best way to get from Chatham to Witham is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 71 bus, which costs and takes 4 h 22 min.

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Chatham to Witham bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Witham Town Centre, The George station.

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Chatham to Witham train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Witham (Essex) station.

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Map of how to get from Chatham to Witham.
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  • Distance: 29.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

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

You can take a train from Chatham to Witham via Stratford International, Stratford New Town, Stratford International, Stratford City Bus Station, and Stratford (London) in around 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chatham to Witham via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre), Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside), Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station, and Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) in around 4 h 22 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
Greater Anglia
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Chatham to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
ensignbus.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Witham Town Centre, The George
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Chatham to Witham is 52 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Chatham to Witham.

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