There are 4 ways to get from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to Bluewater by bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the bus from Strood, Canal Road to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 700|Sapphire

$6

3 alternative options

Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to Greenhithe for Bluewater

$8 - $14

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to Bluewater 11.8 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to Bluewater 11.8 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between City of Rochester-upon-Medway, England and Bluewater, England?

Arriva Kent & Surrey operates a bus from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to Bluewater every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, Southeastern operates a train from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to Bluewater hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 18 min. Thameslink also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Strood to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Strood to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Strood, Canal Road to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to Bluewater
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to Bluewater?

The distance between City of Rochester-upon-Medway and Bluewater is 17 km. The road distance is 19 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to Bluewater?

The cheapest way to get from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to Bluewater is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to Bluewater?

The quickest way to get from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to Bluewater is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs £26 - £32.

Is there a direct train between City of Rochester-upon-Medway and Bluewater?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Strood and arriving at Greenhithe for Bluewater. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

Is there a direct bus between City of Rochester-upon-Medway and Bluewater?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Strood, Canal Road and arriving at Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

How long does it take to get from City of Rochester-upon-Medway to Bluewater?

The bus from Strood, Canal Road to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) takes 29 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.