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There are 2 ways to get from Rayleigh to Charlton by train or car

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  1. Take the train from Rayleigh to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Upper Halliford


  1. Drive from Rayleigh to Charlton

Rayleigh to Charlton by train and subway

The journey time between Rayleigh and Charlton is around 2h 5m and covers a distance of around 57 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 23 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 46m. Operated by Greater Anglia, London Underground (Tube) and South Western Railway, the Rayleigh to Charlton service departs from Rayleigh and arrives in Upper Halliford. Typically 274 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 42m
Layover time:
23 min
Total time:
2h 5m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 46m
Journey distance:
57 miles
Services per week:
Cheapest price:
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

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Last service departs at:

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rayleigh to Charlton train and subway schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

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Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

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The cheapest way to get from Rayleigh to Charlton is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Rayleigh to Charlton is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rayleigh to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Rayleigh and arriving at Upper Halliford via Stratford station and London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 3m.

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The distance between Rayleigh and Charlton is 47 miles. The road distance is 73 miles.

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The best way to get from Rayleigh to Charlton without a car is to train which takes 2h 3m and costs £22 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2h 3m to get from Rayleigh to Charlton, including transfers.

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Rayleigh to Charlton train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Rayleigh station.

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Rayleigh to Charlton train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Upper Halliford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rayleigh to Charlton is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1h 17m to drive from Rayleigh to Charlton.

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  • Distance: 47 miles
  • Duration: 2h 3m

What companies run services between Rayleigh, England and Charlton, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Rayleigh to Charlton via Stratford (London), Stratford station, Waterloo station, and London Waterloo in around 2h 3m.

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