There are 5 ways to get from London Victoria to Rochester by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Rochester

$18 - $26

Cheapest option

Line 022 bus, bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 022 bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 022 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Rochester, Railway Station 700|Sapphire

$12 - $15

3 alternative options

Tube, train  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Farringdon Underground Station Circle
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Rochester

$18 - $25

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Victoria to Rochester 32 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from London Victoria to Rochester 32 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from London Victoria to Rochester is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Victoria to Rochester is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 48 min.

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The distance between London Victoria and Rochester is 29 miles. The road distance is 32 miles.

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The train from London Victoria to Rochester takes 42 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Victoria station to Rochester station. However, there are services departing from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Rochester, Railway Station via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Victoria and arriving at Rochester. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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Map of how to get from London Victoria to Rochester.
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  • Distance: 29.3 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between London Victoria, England and Rochester, Medway, England?

Southeastern operates a train from London Victoria to Rochester hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Victoria to Rochester via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 1 h 44 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Farringdon to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Rochester, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Victoria to Rochester
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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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