There are 6 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Rainham by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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

Train, Tube  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Rainham (Kent)

$48 - $69

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9
  2. Take the bus from Embankment to Rainham, Bloors Lane (Footbridge) 715 / ...

$17

4 alternative options

Tube, train Southeastern  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Rainham (Kent)

$25 - $36

Tube, train Thameslink  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Rainham (Kent)

$25 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Rainham 73.5 miles

$15 - $23

Towncar  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Rainham 73.5 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Rainham is to bus which costs £13 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Rainham is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Rainham is 46 miles. The road distance is 73.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Rainham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station to Rainham. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Rainham, Bloors Lane (Footbridge) via Embankment. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Rainham.
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  • Distance: 46.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 51 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Rainham, Medway, England?

You can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Rainham via Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and Embankment in around 3 h 52 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Train from St Pancras International to Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Farringdon to Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Embankment to Rainham, Bloors Lane (Footbridge)
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Rainham
Estimated price
$170 - $250

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