There are 6 ways to get from Rainham to Sydenham Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to Bromley South
  2. Take the train from Bromley South to Penge East

$23 - $32

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Bus, line 122 bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre (Restaurant) to Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue 022 / ...
  2. Take the line 122 bus from Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Sydenham Station Kirkdale 122

$13 - $16

4 alternative options

Train, line 122 bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to Woolwich Arsenal
  2. Take the line 122 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sydenham Station Kirkdale 122

$17 - $22

Bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station 715 / ...

$20 - $24

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rainham to Sydenham Station 37 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Rainham to Sydenham Station 37 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Rainham to Sydenham Station is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rainham to Sydenham Station is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rainham to Sydenham Station station. However, there are services departing from Rainham, Roberts Road and arriving at Sydenham Station Kirkdale via Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre (Restaurant) and Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rainham to Sydenham Station. However, there are services departing from Rainham (Kent) and arriving at Penge East via Bromley South. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between Rainham and Sydenham Station is 29 miles. The road distance is 37 miles.

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The best way to get from Rainham to Sydenham Station without a car is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £17 - £25.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Rainham to Sydenham Station, including transfers.

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Rainham to Sydenham Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre (Restaurant) station.

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

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The best way to get from Rainham to Sydenham Station is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £17 - £25. Alternatively, you can bus and line 122 bus, which costs £10 - £13 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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Rainham to Sydenham Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Sydenham Station Kirkdale.

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Rainham to Sydenham Station train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Penge East station.

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Map of how to get from Rainham to Sydenham Station.
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  • Distance: 28.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

What companies run services between Rainham, Medway, England and Sydenham Station, England?

You can take a train from Rainham to Sydenham Station via Bromley South and Penge East in around 1 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rainham to Sydenham Station via Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre, Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre (Restaurant), and Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Rainham (Kent) to Bromley South
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Train from Bromley South to Penge East
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rainham (Kent) to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sydenham Station Kirkdale
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Sydenham Station Kirkdale
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre (Restaurant) to Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Rainham to Sydenham Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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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