There are 5 ways to get from Gravesend to Canvey Island 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

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

$12 - $18

Cheapest option

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

  1. Take the line 200 bus from Grays, Palmers College 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

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 100 bus, line 22 bus  •  1 h 39 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

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  35 min

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

$85 - $110

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Gravesend to South Benfleet 29.1 miles

$6 - $9

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 22 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
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
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
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Grays, Palmers College to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Socketts Heath, The Oak to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Gravesend to South Benfleet
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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 Gravesend to Canvey Island?

The distance between Gravesend and Canvey Island is 17 km. The road distance is 47 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Gravesend to Canvey Island?

The cheapest way to get from Gravesend to Canvey Island is to line 200 bus and line 22 bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1 h 22 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Gravesend to Canvey Island?

The quickest way to get from Gravesend to Canvey Island is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs £60 - £75.

Is there a direct bus between Gravesend and Canvey Island?

No, there is no direct bus from Gravesend to Canvey Island. However, there are services departing from Grays, Palmers College 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 22 min.

How long does it take to get from Gravesend to Canvey Island?

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