There are 6 ways to get from New Eltham to Sheerness 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  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from New Eltham to Gravesend
  2. Take the train from Gravesend to Sittingbourne

$29 - $43

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Bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Sheerness, Railway Station 750 / ...

$23 - $25

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from New Eltham to Gravesend
  2. Take the train from Gravesend to Sittingbourne
  3. Take the bus from Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum) to Sheerness, Railway Station 334 / ...

$29 - $39

Line 314 bus, train, bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 314 bus from New Eltham Stn Footscray Road to Bromley South Station 162 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bromley South to Sittingbourne
  3. Take the bus from Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum) to Sheerness, Railway Station 334 / ...

$29 - $37

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from New Eltham to Sheerness 43.5 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from New Eltham to Sheerness 43.5 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from New Eltham to Sheerness. However, there are services departing from New Eltham and arriving at Sheerness-on-Sea via Gravesend and Sittingbourne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between New Eltham and Sheerness is 30 miles. The road distance is 43.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New Eltham to Sheerness without a car is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from New Eltham to Sheerness, including transfers.

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New Eltham to Sheerness train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from New Eltham station.

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The best way to get from New Eltham to Sheerness is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 19 min.

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New Eltham to Sheerness train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Sittingbourne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Eltham to Sheerness is 43 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from New Eltham to Sheerness.

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Map of how to get from New Eltham to Sheerness.
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  • Distance: 29.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

What companies run services between New Eltham, England and Sheerness, England?

You can take a train from New Eltham to Sheerness via Gravesend and Sittingbourne in around 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from New Eltham to Sheerness hourly. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 1 h 47 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from New Eltham to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Gravesend to Sittingbourne
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Train from Bromley South to Sittingbourne
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum) to Sheerness, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Travelmasters
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Sittingbourne, Railway Station to Sheerness, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from New Eltham Stn Footscray Road to Bromley South Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Sheerness, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from New Eltham to Sheerness
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
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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