There are 4 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Rainham by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from St Pancras International to Rainham (Kent)

$20 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Cannon Street to Rainham, Bloors Lane (Footbridge) 715 / ...

$17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Rainham 41.8 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Rainham 41.8 miles

$9 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Rainham is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Rainham is to train which costs £15 - £22 and takes 54 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Rainham is 33 miles. The road distance is 41.8 miles.

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The train from St Pancras International to Rainham (Kent) takes 49 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from King's Cross Station to Rainham. However, there are services departing from Pentonville, King's Cross Pentonville Road and arriving at Rainham, Bloors Lane (Footbridge) via Cannon Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Pancras International and arriving at Rainham (Kent). Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between King's Cross Station to Rainham is 42 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from King's Cross Station to Rainham.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Rainham.
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  • Distance: 33.4 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Rainham, Medway, England?

Southeastern operates a train from King's Cross Station to Rainham hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $28 and the journey takes 49 min. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Rainham hourly. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 1 h 41 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Cannon Street to Rainham, Bloors Lane (Footbridge)
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Rainham
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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