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

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Train Southeastern  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Wickford

$34 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus, line 100 bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to Waterfront Bus Station 116 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Waterfront Bus Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
  3. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) X80
  4. Take the line 100 bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 100 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Wickford, Halls Corner (The Duke PH) 25 / ...

$24 - $25

4 alternative options

Train via Woolwich Arsenal  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to Woolwich Arsenal
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Wickford

$29 - $41

Bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to City of London, Fenchurch Street Station 715 / ...

$27 - $31

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rainham to Wickford 44.4 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Rainham to Wickford 44.4 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Rainham to Wickford is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rainham to Wickford is to taxi which costs £150 - £180 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rainham to Wickford. However, there are services departing from Rainham, Roberts Road and arriving at Wickford, Halls Corner (The Duke PH) via Waterfront Bus Station, Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre), Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) and Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rainham to Wickford. However, there are services departing from Rainham (Kent) and arriving at Wickford via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station and Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between Rainham and Wickford is 17 miles. The road distance is 44.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Rainham to Wickford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £25 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Rainham to Wickford, including transfers.

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

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Rainham to Wickford train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Rainham (Kent) station.

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The best way to get from Rainham to Wickford is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £25 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £24 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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Rainham to Wickford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Wickford, Halls Corner (The Duke PH) station.

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Rainham to Wickford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Wickford station.

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Map of how to get from Rainham to Wickford.
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  • Distance: 17.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

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

You can take a train from Rainham to Wickford via Stratford International, Stratford New Town, Stratford International, Stratford City Bus Station, and Stratford (London) in around 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Rainham to Wickford hourly. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 1 h 59 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
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
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
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to City of London, Fenchurch Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to Waterfront Bus Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Waterfront Bus Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Chalkwell Bus
Phone
+44 1795 423982
Email
coachhire@chalkwell.co.uk
Website
chalkwell.co.uk
Bus from Rainham, Roberts Road to Waterfront Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
chalkwell.co.uk
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
ensignbus.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Wickford, Halls Corner (The Duke PH)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
firstgroup.com
NIBSbuses
Website
nibsbuses.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Wickford, Halls Corner (The Duke PH)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
nibsbuses.com
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Wickford, Halls Corner (The Duke PH)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rainham to Wickford
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
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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