There are 4 ways to get from Rainham to Gillingham by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  4 min

  1. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to Gillingham (Kent)

£2 - £11

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Bus  •  9 min

  1. Take the bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to Darland, Woodlands Road South end 116 / ...

£1 - £3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rainham to Gillingham 3.7 miles

£10 - £13

Walk  •  1h 8m

  1. Walk from Rainham to Gillingham 3.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Rainham to Gillingham is to bus which costs £1 - £3 and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rainham to Gillingham is to train which costs £2 - £11 and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rainham, Roberts Road and arriving at Darland, Woodlands Road South end. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rainham (Kent) and arriving at Gillingham (Kent). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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The distance between Rainham and Gillingham is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Rainham to Gillingham without a car is to train which takes 4 min and costs £2 - £11.

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The train from Rainham (Kent) to Gillingham (Kent) takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Rainham to Gillingham bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, depart from Rainham, Roberts Road station.

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

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The best way to get from Rainham to Gillingham is to train which takes 4 min and costs £2 - £11. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 9 min.

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Map of how to get from Rainham to Gillingham.
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  • Distance: 2.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 min

What companies run services between Rainham, Medway, England and Gillingham, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Rainham to Gillingham every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £11 and the journey takes 4 min. Thameslink also services this route every 30 minutes. Alternatively, Arriva Kent & Surrey operates a bus from Rainham to Gillingham every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £3 and the journey takes 9 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Rainham (Kent) to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£2 - £3
1st Class
£7 - £11
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rainham (Kent) to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£2 - £4
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to Darland, Woodlands Road South end
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Chalkwell Bus
Phone
+44 1795 423982
Email
coachhire@chalkwell.co.uk
Website
chalkwell.co.uk
Bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to Darland, Woodlands Road South end
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
Chalkwell Bus
Nu-Venture
Phone
(01622) 882288
Website
nu-venture.co.uk
Bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to Gillingham, Plantation Road
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Nu-Venture
Other operators
Taxi from Rainham to Gillingham
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Club Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 305080
Website
clubtaxisgillingham.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Vokes Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 222 222
Website
vokestaximedway.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575 656
ABC Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840 840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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Rainham to Gillingham bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Darland, Woodlands Road South end station.

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Rainham to Gillingham train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Gillingham (Kent) station.

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