There are 4 ways to get from London to Gillingham by train, bus, 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

Train  •  50 min

$17 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. 722

$13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. 34.9 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  49 min

  1. 34.9 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between London, England and Gillingham, England?

Southeastern operates a train from London to Gillingham hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $28 and the journey takes 50 min. Thameslink also services this route hourly. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from London to Gillingham every 3 hours. Tickets cost $13 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Tower Hill, The Tower Of London to Gillingham, Victoria Street (Gillingham Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London to Gillingham
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Gillingham is 49 km. The road distance is 56 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Gillingham is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 49 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Gillingham is to taxi which takes 49 min and costs £120 - £150.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Victoria and arriving at Gillingham (Kent). Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tower Hill, The Tower Of London and arriving at Gillingham, Victoria Street (Gillingham Rail Station). Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

The train from London Victoria to Gillingham (Kent) takes 50 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.