There are 5 ways to get from Gravesend to Canvey Island by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 73 bus, train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 73 bus from Tilbury, Civic Square (Tilbury Civ Sq) to Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn) 73 / ...
  2. Take the train from Grays to Benfleet

$10 - $14

4 alternative options

Line 200 bus, line 22 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 200 bus from Grays, Heathland Way to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 200
  2. Take the line 22 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Total Petrol Station) 22

$11

Line 100 bus, line 22 bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Socketts Heath, The Oak to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 100
  2. Take the line 22 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Total Petrol Station) 22

$12

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gravesend to South Benfleet 29.1 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Gravesend to South Benfleet 29.1 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Gravesend to Canvey Island station. However, there are services departing from Grays, Heathland Way and arriving at South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Total Petrol Station) via Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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The distance between Gravesend and Canvey Island is 11 miles. The road distance is 29.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Gravesend to Canvey Island without a car is to line 73 bus and train which takes 1 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Gravesend to Canvey Island, including transfers.

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Gravesend to Canvey Island bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Grays, Heathland Way station.

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Gravesend to Canvey Island bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Total Petrol Station).

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Yes, the driving distance between Gravesend to Canvey Island is 29 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Gravesend to Canvey Island.

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There are 288+ hotels available in Canvey Island. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gravesend to Canvey Island.
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  • Distance: 10.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

What companies run services between Gravesend, England and Canvey Island, England?

You can take a bus from Gravesend to South Benfleet via Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) in around 1 h 17 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Grays to Benfleet
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Tilbury, Civic Square (Tilbury Civ Sq) to Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
ensignbus.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Grays, Heathland Way to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Total Petrol Station)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Socketts Heath, The Oak to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Gravesend to South Benfleet
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
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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