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There are 4 ways to get from Rainham to Canvey Island by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Benfleet

$29 - $41

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to Greenhithe for Bluewater
  2. Take the bus from Greenhithe, station to Chafford Hundred, Railway Station X80
  3. Take the train from Chafford Hundred to Benfleet

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rainham to South Benfleet 43.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Rainham to South Benfleet 43.1 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Rainham to Canvey Island is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rainham to Canvey Island is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rainham to Canvey Island. However, there are services departing from Rainham (Kent) and arriving at Benfleet via Stratford International DLR Station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Rainham and Canvey Island is 11 miles. The road distance is 43.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Rainham to Canvey Island without a car is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs £22 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Rainham to Canvey Island, including transfers.

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Rainham to Canvey Island train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Rainham (Kent) station.

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Rainham to Canvey Island train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Benfleet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rainham to Canvey Island is 43 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Rainham to Canvey Island.

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There are 295+ hotels available in Canvey Island. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rainham to Canvey Island.
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  • Distance: 11 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

What companies run services between Rainham, Medway, England and Canvey Island, England?

You can take a train from Rainham to South Benfleet via Stratford International, Stratford International DLR Station, West Ham DLR Station, and West Ham in around 1 h 37 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Rainham (Kent) to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Benfleet
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Chafford Hundred to Benfleet
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rainham (Kent) to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Greenhithe, station to Chafford Hundred, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
ensignbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rainham to South Benfleet
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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